Why is this still a thing?

The Earth Hour Edition Earth Hour: an annual event where middle-class families crowd around the living room table, playing board games by candlelight in the name of environmental sustainability. While noble in its intentions to raise awareness about energy conservation in an industrial, coal-burning economy, the reality of the lack of ecological benefits is the…

Sunny side up

Even the election of a xenophobic, racist, misogynistic cloud will have some silver linings It was a hard November. The securing of the presidency by Republican candidate Donald Trump has charged the international community, yet united us all in apprehension of what is to come. Even one day following Trump’s being named the Presidential Elect,…

This isn’t a conflict of rights

Addressing the legalities of “political correctness” and freedom of speech on campus If you type “University of Toronto” into Google, the most frequent result to appear as of late is “Peterson,” the infamous professor at U of T’s St. George campus. His controversial opinion on political correctness has garnered lavish attention across several publications, making…