Federal Election

What you should know about the major Canadian parties before voting

Canadians across the country will hit the polls on Oct. 21 to elect the country’s 43rd parliament.Continue...

Operation Black Vote comes to Queen’s ahead of federal election

The African Caribbean Students’ Association (ACSA) at Queen’s was the first university-organization in Canada to co-host Operation Black Vote.Continue...

AMS signs letter addressed to federal party leaders

The AMS joined dozens of student unions from universities across Canada to release a letter on Tuesday addressed to federal party leaders.Continue...

It’s been eight years coming

The longest, most expensive and quite possibly the most important Canadian federal election is finally over.Continue...

Talking Heads: What do you think of the coverage of Justin Trudeau’s looks?

“It’ll fade and hopefully his leadership will shine through." Andrea Vovk, ArtSci ’18

“He has nice hair.” Ryan Thistlethwaite, ArtSci ’16

“Americans take...Continue...

A guide to voting in the federal election

They say the first time’s always special.Continue...

Where have all the good ones gone

Local candidates apparently undergo a screening process similar to that of a Walmart cashier, and that’s a problem.Continue...

Step 1 for candidates: show up

Kingston’s local federal candidates seem to have come down with a bad case of stage fright that is unbecoming of a future MP.Continue...

Part 1: What Mulcair means for the youth vote

At a time when low voter turnout among Canadian youth makes us an unattractive target for politicians, NDP leader Tom Mulcair views young people as a legitimate voting population.Continue...

The Liberal rebuild

As the Liberal Party enters a substantial rebuilding phase, it’s useful to reflect on the results of the recent election and its implications for the future.Continue...

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