Politics

Where's Eden?

In the biblical rhetoric often favoured by Republican America, the name Eden denotes a paradise.Continue...

Generation Screwed debt clock tours Ontario universities

Students walking past the corner of University Ave. and Union St. on Tuesday morning were faced with some daunting numbers, and a grim perspective on our generation’s financial future.Continue...

Queen’s professor honoured with Order of Canada

On Canada Day this year, Professor John McGarry wore a small lapel pin, emblazoned with a snowflake and a Canadian flag, to a friend’s barbeque. Only recipients of the nation’s highest honour may wear one, yet “nobody noticed the pin at all” the professor joked.Continue...

Looking back at Rob Ford's Toronto

This past Tuesday, the infamous former mayor of Toronto, Rob Ford, passed away from cancer. Ford was voted into office in 2010. After a string of scandalous events in the media in 2013, Toronto City Council reduced his mayoral power to a ceremonial basis after his numerous rejections to requests that he resign.Continue...

Rotten to the core: Donald Trump

Your housemate’s rotting groceries are an embodiment of Donald Trump in the Republican Primaries. No one is willing to touch either and we have a problem.Continue...

Former Premier McGuinty talks about political change

Former Premier of Ontario Dalton McGuinty visited Queen’s on Monday to talk to students and faculty about his experience in political leadership and promote his book Making a Difference.Continue...

A guide to voting in the federal election

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

Students develop app to keep peers politically informed

Politips, a mobile application dreamt up by Queen’s student Pamela Simpson, came out victorious at Tuesday’s Dragon’s Den competition.Continue...

Election inspires interactive artwork

In light of the upcoming election, Kingston’s Studio22’s exhibition expresses artists’ deep-rooted political beliefs, encouraging viewers to do the same.Continue...

As Mulcair steps right, Trudeau steers left

Challenging the status quo of being Canada’s left, NDP leader Thomas Mulcair looks as though he’s shaping his party to be a more centrist option for voters in the 2015 federal election.

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