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Sunday, September 15, 2019

Fear wears different coloured capes

By Will Ross   If anything sets the two versions of Cape Fear apart from other mass-market Hollywood films, it’s their commitment to dismantling the American nuclear family...

Schools Building Schools: the Peak interview

By David Dyck   The Peak: What does Schools Building Schools (SBS) do? Mike Jackson, Schools Building Schools Director: SBS has two main goals, one overseas and...

Not everything is eco-friendly

By Michael Cuthbertson SASKATOON (CUP) — So, you want to save the planet. But which of our so-called eco-friendly behaviours really save the earth, and...

Referenda changes needed after SUB

By Benedict Reiners   Recently, plans were passed to build a new student union building at SFU Burnaby campus. With a multi-million dollar plan like that...

Creepy dating site not ambitious enough

By Bryce Warnes   VANCOUVER (CUP) — Peeked Interest is a website for people who are afraid of talking to people they are attracted to. The way it...

An open letter to the president of the SFSS

By Erin Wyllie Dear Jeff McCann, Thank you for introducing yourself, . It’s the perfect time to let all the students know as you’re on your...

Supply-side war on drugs was and is a failure

By Shaun Fitl (CUP) When the war on drugs is doling out more death than the drugs themselves, is it time to re-evalute decriminalization? WATERLOO...

Schools Building Schools duped us all

Apology In our last issue we published an editorial about student union governance and referenda.  The piece described the process leading to an annual donation...

Thoughts on reclaiming your university

By Joseph Leivdal   A few weeks back, I went to a panel called “The Neoliberal University and Globalization”. All four speakers presented compelling arguments about...

Economy not all that fragile

By Edward Dodd   REGINA (CUP) — Careful! By reading this editorial, you might topple the fragile economy! Okay, perhaps that’s a little over-the-top, but the way...