Nardwuar the Human Serviette has been a fixture in Canadian media for over 20 years.  He has interviewed literally hundreds of musicians including Weird Al, Snoop Dog, Robb Zombie, Beck, Kurt Cobain, Lemmy Kilmister, Flavor Flav, Fat Mike, Henry...
By Vanita Lokanathan MD & Sheena Howard-Lokanathan RN, BScN Queer love is brave. As is any act of love that is unheeding of conventions and social expectations, and exists because it must, because it is an authentic expression of self. Recent...
photos: Tori Silvera Peterborough Pride has been a part of the Peterborough community since 2003, when the event was officially recognized by Mayor Sylvia Sutherland.  In the last 10 years the event has grown from a parade to an entire...
Before I begin to write anything about my experience with queerness and gender I feel I should write that I may slip into territory where I seem self-aggrandizing. This isn’t my intention but may be inevitable. After all, I’m...
In a surprise move at the Trent Central Student Association, Aladdin Hasmani, who served as the the organization’s Vice President of Campus Life, resigned from his position last week. Mr. Hasmani, who was more than five months into his second...
(photo: Jason Halstead) John K. Samson is the frontman of Winnipeg power folk group The Weakerthans, Managing Editor at the self proclaimed "left leaning" Arbiter Ring Publishing, and the 3rd ex-bassist of the political punk group Propaghandi. He will be playing...
You’ve probably heard that Québec recently had a provincial election. You might have also heard that the province elected the Parti Québécois, a party that supports Québec sovereignty. You’ve almost certainly heard that during party leader Pauline Marois’ victory...
Name gaye wabidi ndiniwemaag. Bawating gaye Obishkikaang ndoonjibaa. Ojibway Anishinaabeg ndaaw. Waaseyaa’sin ndizhnikaaz. Nogojowanong, Michi Saagiig Anishinaabegogamig migwe dodaa. The preceding is an introduction in the Anishinaabe language that identifies me in a way that is significant to the Anishinaabeg,...
I hereby declare, on behalf of all of us, that the university isn’t just the corporate body that collects our tuition and signs our paycheques, gives us degrees and tells us to pack up our personal effects when we’re...