politics


Sanctions in Iran not the answer

I was hiking on an Iranian hillside, exploring the ruins of a long-abandoned castle, when I met Masumah and her husband Mohammad. Masumah spoke some…


Music to live for

The documentary Soundtrack for a Revolution tells the story of the American Civil Rights movement through the music sung at protests, during meetings and in…


Long live the Queen!

Queen Elizabeth was in Winnipeg earlier this month for just over six hours, but no one can say they were not spent productively. She came,…






The Tories are at it again

I would love to believe that the Conservative Party of Canada takes sustainability seriously. I really would. Though I believe it is a false choice,…


UMSU 2010 election results

After a two week campaign period, three days of voting at polling stations set up across both campuses and over five hours of counting ballots,…