Signed Editorial

Kurdish independence deserves Canadian support

Since 2014, Canada and the Kurdish autonomous region have become strong but unlikely partners in the offensive against ISIL in Northern Iraq.Continue...

Being alone doesn’t have to be uncomfortable

Learning to be secure with being single is a difficult journey, but it will leave you feeling more whole than any counterpart ever could.Continue...

The opioid epidemic deserves more than lip service

In Canada, your chances of dying in an opioid related overdose are more than the combined probability of a fatal car accident and a homicide.Continue...

Divestment from fossil fuels is overdue for Queen’s

The world’s continued use and exploitation of fossil fuels has been scientifically proven to affect the climate. Climate change isn’t just warmer weather around the globe, it’s more rain, more severe weather and more frequent natural disasters like Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.Continue...

Free prescription medication plan is a huge help to students

Drugs are about to get a lot cheaper for people under 25.Continue...

Don’t forget about old school journalism

Reading and watching short pieces of news might be a quick way to see what’s going on in the world, but a snapshot can’t give you the whole picture.Continue...

University is not the only route to success

While we might call Queen’s the ‘only university’, it’s not the only post-secondary institution in town.Continue...

Wake up, traditional lectures are dozing off

Getting the most out of my lectures — some of the time, just staying awake — has been the most impassable obstacle I’ve encountered at Queen’s so far.

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Sometimes it's ok to break up with your friends

Just as much as you should be there for your friends, you should expect them to be there for you. However sometimes, it’s better to let go of a friendship than hold on to something harmful.Continue...

Polarizing opinions block productive dialogue

After a tense and divisive online reaction to the controversial countries-themed costume party that happened last semester, I still can’t explain the reason for such polarizing conversations and I’m still not confident about what qualifies as a racist costume.Continue...

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