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Don’t be so quick to condemn Aasia Bibi for poisoning her husband’s family

20-year-old Aasia Bibi of Pakistan was forced into an arranged marriage with Amjad Akram by her parents in early September. To get out of...

Ticket scalping ruins concerts for everyone else

A couple of weeks ago, some friends and I were attempting to buy tickets to the P!nk concert at Rogers Arena. We’d made our...

The “Good” Rap?: John Lennon

On John Lennon’s 75th birthday, the Imagine: John Lennon 75th Birthday Concert was held by Blackbird  Presents and AMC to honour the late star’s...

Museums can teach us about colonialism or preach it

By: Gabrielle McLaren, Staff Writer In 2012, the SFU Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology accepted a collection of stone tools a farmer had gathered along...

We need to preserve both safe spaces and academic freedom

The right to free speech flirts with human progress the way peanut butter jives with strawberry jelly — they’re the “it couple.” At SFU,...

Forget ‘big’ books; read zines

You don’t know where to turn. You’ve been down the library stacks multiple times, and can’t find anything that appeals to you. Everything seems...

We need to talk: period

I'm sure we all have hazy memories of sitting in our sixth-grade biology class, starting the chapter that we'd all been sheepishly looking forward...

Mike de Jong acted in the clear on the foreign-buyers tax

By: Mark Westwood If all goes as planned, finance minister Mike de Jong will be out of office by the end of the month. But...

What the NDP and Green parties could have in store for BC

By: Sarvin Samei On May 29, NDP leader John Horgan and Green Party leader Andrew Weaver shocked the province by announcing a joint partnership and...

Tim Hortons’ possible closure deserves more student input

As you might’ve heard, SFU’s sparking a hardcore internal makeover of its available set of eateries. This includes potentially canning the Burnaby campus Tim...