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Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Our lack of international cyber laws should be put to shame

In recent years, public shaming has become a popular tactic for harassing people. From cyberbullying to revenge porn, the Internet has become a new...

Prank YouTubers need to stop

This January, I was in Toronto with a friend, walking down Yonge street at 1 a.m. We wanted to explore the city and get...

POLITICAL CORNER: Ontario picks a populist

Written by Liam Wilson, Peak Associate On June 7, 2018, Ontario picked Doug Ford as their next premier. Yes, Doug Ford, the man who insisted...

The NDP’s childcare plan may not be easily accessible

Last week, Leader of the Opposition Thomas Mulcair announced a proposal to launch a nationwide childcare program that would seek to provide affordable and...

Bud Light ads should encourage proper consent

“We’ll be heading out for drinks after. Where do you want to go?” “Oh, anywhere. . . I’m up for whatever.” This is the social dialogue...

What Grinds Our Gears: How holiday gifting has turned into a capitalist chore

By: Madeleine Chan, Staff Writer I’ve noticed something alarming this past holiday season. People rushed to get last minute gifts. They didn’t know what to buy,...

Universities need to rethink their finances in the interest of equity

By: Nicole Magas, Opinions Editor Back in July the Vancouver Sun published a list of the top 10 highest paid public executives in B.C., along...

Approaching suicide prevention from a different angle

Last month, the world was shocked by actor and comedian Robin Williams’ suicide. Soon after his death, a public discussion on ways to prevent...

Justin Timberlake at the halftime show: white privilege and patriarchy at its prime

By: Youeal Abera On October 22, Justin Timberlake confirmed through a Tweet that he was indeed set to perform at the 52nd Super Bowl halftime...

Pro-life group got all the free speech it deserved

By Brendan Prost     Mary-Claire Turner’s Opinions piece two weeks ago is a pertinent reminder that the conservatives who screech loudly about free speech usually have...