ANDREW CYR <Sports Editor> As the temperatures drop and the days get shorter, many people’s thoughts shift to the splendor of fall foliage, changes in their wardrobe, and the inevitable approach of winter (and exams). For me, however, the cold, crisp, autumn air means just one thing. It’s football season.
ERIN HUDSON <CUP Québec Bureau Chief> MONTREAL (CUP) — On Nov. 2, Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois, former spokesperson for the Coalition large de l’Association pour une Solidarité Syndicale Étudiante (CLASSÉ), announced his decision to appeal the guilty verdict handed down the day before by Judge Denis Jacques.
TRAVIS WEAGANT <Co-Editor-in-Chief> Children often find war difficult to understand, so we explain it to them by simplifying it into a “good vs. evil” narrative where two camps hate each other so much they want to kill each other. You can imagine then, how much more difficult it is to explain the more complicated aspects …
TRAVIS WEAGANT <Co-Editor-in-Chief> Thomas, a friend of mine, once told me a story about his grandmother and Remembrance Day. Remembrance Day was first observed in the inter-war period in Great Britain. November 11th, Armistice Day, seemed a fitting day to commemorate the vast human tragedy of the Great War
CECIL ROTENBERG <Contributor> Canada’s immigration policy and legislation changes are taking place so fast that some people jokingly say that Immigration Minister Jason Kenney suffers from Attention Deficit Disorder. Even immigration professionals are confounded by the speed at which the immigration system is being overhauled.
RORY MCGOVERN <Contributor> When I was 24 and travelling in Europe I had the displeasure of meeting a man named Bond… James Bond.
JIHEE (MARIE) PARK <Staff Writer> Apart from the other news stories and the week of gloomy weather Sandy has presented us, her sweep across the continent has presented us with a unique question. In New York, residents whose power and cell phone reception went down had to rely on public pay phones
Ricardo Golec <Website Editor> Hey, I think we should allow tweeting in court! Need to bring legal profession to 21st century, make justice accessi… bit.ly/CourtTweets – @rickgolec
On November 27th, join Justice Marshall Rothstein of the Supreme Court of Canada for a presentation on the Court’s 2012 copyright decisions.
LEEANNE FOOTMAN <Contributor> On October 19, six representatives of your Legal and Literary Society and Student Caucus attended a two-day conference at Queen’s University, put on by the Queen’s Law Student Society. The conference invited representatives of student government from all six of Ontario’s law schools with a goal of creating a draft constitution