Everyone’s genitalia is different. Anal is not as quick and easy to do as it looks. People really do wear condoms. Sex is always consensual. Non­consensual sexual action is rape. Porn is lying to you. Most friends I met...
Obesity has been declared a crisis in America. At the same time, eating disorders are becoming more widespread, starting at younger ages than ever before. Eating disorders such as anorexia, bulemia, and binge eating have the highest mortality rates...
It was a hard pill to swallow for citizens of Toronto and surrounding areas in late January after Toronto Police Constable James Forcillo was found not guilty of second degree murder in the 2013 shooting and killing of 18-year-old...
Our names are Kristina Dergacheva and Joshua Skinner and we are running for the co-editorship of the prestigious student newspaper: Arthur. Both of us bring three years of experience at Trent University that qualify us for this job, and...
Concern about treatment of psychiatric survivors Dear folks, I’m writing another letter to continue my concern with the psychiatric population and the great number of suicides we have each month in Canada. At last count, there are supposed to be 4000...
As a Pakistani-born Canadian, I often think about race politics and colonization. Black Heritage Month examines these topics and allows me to reflect on my “browness” and what that means. There are forms of racism that find themselves in non-white...
Why are there so few women in politics? I think the wrong answer is “well, women don’t care about politics.” I think women are quite political. So why does this gender gap exist? Last year I took a fourth-year politics...
Discussing the results of the Trent Central Student Association’s annual presidential debate with my Arthur colleagues late last Thursday night, we all concluded that this was undoubtedly the most interesting and substantial debates of the past few TCSA election...
As another Volume of Arthur Newspaper comes to an end, it evokes a great deal of reflection after our first year as editors of a newspaper. The source of the recent controversial discourse in the paper surrounds the restructuring of...