Opinions Archive: 2013

Letters to the Editor

In response to Queen's trails the rest.Continue...

Letters to the Editor

In response to SciFormal policies under fire.Continue...

Race to the executive posts

Campaign managers for teams BGP, PDA and TNL write in why their team deserve to win.Continue...

Death of the political centre

Recently Canadian politics was presented with the beginning debates of those running for the leadership of the Liberal Party of Canada. The inevitable discussion on where the Liberal Party is heading in the coming weeks, months and years will follow. This discussion is the definitive ground for why getting rid of the political centre is the best thing to happen in Canadian politics in ages.Continue...

Dismantling the culture of silence: Mental health and race

In November 2012, the Principal’s Commission on Mental Health released its final report with 116 recommendations for a mental health strategy at Queen’s. Of these recommendations, only a small portion (section 3.7: Vulnerable populations) address those who are socially marginalized and have greater experiences of stress.Continue...

Letters to the Editor

In response to "Homecoming to return in 2013."Continue...

Protests spark righteous anger

Last Friday, members of the First Nations, activists, environmentalists and many others held peaceful demonstrations across Canada. The Idle No More movement has swept up the nation, causing an awakening over important issues that can’t be ignored.Continue...

Disarming means and mental health

Two panelists debate various ways to respond to mass shootings and curtailing gun violence.Continue...

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