For what it’s worth, I’ve been writing and making films for almost half of my life.  Since August I’ve been enrolled in the Bachelor of Education program at Trent University. With that said, you’re probably wondering how a filmmaker...
To review I concur that our electoral system (FPTP) is in desperate need of reform. MMP, would be a good alternative. It is far from perfect -often parties need to get x percentage of the vote nationally to get...
Jamie Scriber is a Trent student secretly living in a Lady Eaton College janitorial closet, out of preference. They often joke with their parents about it being fate for them to be a writer, given their last name. Jamie's...
We are now entering a time in Canadian society when young adults who have never been exposed to reality are deciding they are not ready to do so. This is apparent in the op-ed piece unfairly lambasting Trent Administration...

Eat a sandwich

Eat a sandwich. How many times have I heard those three words? Felt those three knives? Are you anorexic? No, are you? It’s amazing how people feel that they have the right to hate on ‘skinny bitches’ as if we don’t have feelings....
Being a non-believer, I tend to tread lightly when discussing religious garments, in worries of offending anyone due to my lack of knowledge on the topic. Nonetheless, it saddens me to admit that nowadays, wearing garments and clothing that...
The UN was created to foster world peace. Now nations exert their will on the less powerful and use economic pressure, veto power, to get their way. Times have changed since the UN was formed and it is hopelessly ill...
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...
There are many justifiable bones to pick with several of the major institutions and corporations presently operating. All too often “subversive” actions against these powers, however well intentioned they may be, end up doing nothing aside from hurting people who...
If you haven’t heard yet, The X-Files have landed in Peterborough. Director Kate Story, along with some excellent talent, has turned the quintessential ‘monster-of-the-week’ television show into a live theatre spectacle right in downtown Peterborough. The serialized drama plays every...