Glenn Greenwald Talks Surveillance, Ottawa and Fear-Mongering
Friday evening at Concordia, Glenn Greenwald almost immediately addressed the controversy that led him to achieve what those who believe in the “polite Canadian” stereotype never thought possible.
Follow The Link’s coverage of the Oct. 31 protest against austerity measures in downtown Montreal.
Guest Lecturer Explores Viability of Radical Reproductive Strike Against Fracking
A reproductive strike by feminists in Canada could be a source of major political leverage against ecologically-damaging government initiatives such as fracking and the Alberta tar sands, proposed Niko Block at a lecture in the Simone de Beauvoir Institute on Tuesday.
CSU Council Votes on a Series of Referendum Questions to Present at Upcoming Ballot
A referendum question on whether students agree to index the Concordia Student Union’s fee levy to inflation will set the wheels in motion for a fall by-election Nov. 25 to 27.
Advocates Call for Third-Party Investigation Bureau
Who’s to keep police accountable for their actions aside from the police themselves?
Multiple Departmental Student Associations Take Position Against Austerity
“The Philosophy department has taken a large portion of these cuts, resulting in larger class sizes, reduced TA positions, and loss of staff. As a result of this […] [our] overall quality of education will suffer enormously.”
McGill Students Fail to Come to Decision on Israel-Gaza Conflict at General Assembly
“Please vote to postpone this forever.”
ASFA to have by-election and referendum for a fee-levy increase by the end of November.
Panelists illustrate the often unspoken epidemic of police brutality against ethnic minorities in Canada
Clifton Nicholas, along with co-panelists Robyn Maynard, Nargess Mustapha and El Jones, each shared their views on Canada’s colonial origin, issues with racism and the impact these factors have on policing to this day.
Solidarity Across Borders Appeals to Passengers to Stop Deportation of Minor
On the day he turned 17, Daniel* got more than cake and presents. He was placed in a detention centre and given a plane ticket to Mexico.
Concordia favoured relationship with PepsiCo over encouraging ban on bottled water.