The days following the deliberate arson attack on Peterborough’s only mosque,  Masjid Al-Salaam, were chaotic ones. The Muslim community and Kawartha Muslim Religious Association President Kenzu Abdella were overwhelmed with national press streaming into Peterborough, as well as ongoing...
Trent University’s launch for the International Institute for Environmental Studies brought together great speakers from around the world and locally including Trent Alumni Maryam Monsef and Jeff Leal, who are successful local politicians. Arthur got an exclusive interview with...
  A second wave of Trudeaumania has swept the nation off their feet. Winning by more votes than his father, Justin Trudeau of the Liberal Party of Canada has been declared Canada's Prime Minister. Trudeau will be returning to his...
Like approximately 3.6 million other Canadians, I decided to vote in advance this election. However, my experience this Monday at the Lion’s Centre in Peterborough was not ordinary. After registering to vote, I watched the electoral officer tear my ballot...
This past Sunday on October 4, a walk and vigil was held at Millennium Park for missing and murdered indigenous women. A march from City Hall to the park preceded the vigil, taking over two lanes.  The gathering arrived...
  Arthur: I don't think a lot of people know about your party, so can you give us some context to what you're all about? Leckie: It was started in late October of last year when two MPs left their parties....
co- authored by Jordan Porter Arthur: An early election was called this year, how has the campaign treated you? Nickle: It’s been a long, long campaign. At this point, I’m too busy to be tired. However, a normal campaign would have...
Arthur: Does your party have any plans to address the issue of student debt? On average, our nation’s youth is $27k in the hole after completing an undergraduate degree. A contributing factor to this may be due to Ontario’s...
  Arthur: Does your party have any plans to address the issue of student debt? On average, our nation’s youth is $27k in the hole after completing an undergraduate degree. A contributing factor to this may be due to Ontario’s...

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With election time upon us, the political atmosphere  in Canada has never seemed more charged. The last election had an air of apathy, lacking the excitement in the last couple of years with party politics. From ridiculous attack advertisements featuring...