The Global Rise of the Far-Right and its Impact in Canada

Written by Cagri Arslan Edited by Tahira Akbar and Huanan Liao Anyone who does not live under a rock would have noticed a rise in right-wing populism and isolationism in many western democracies. From anti-immigrant groups in Germany and France to Donald Trump’s apparent popularity just south of the border, an increased interest in paleoconservative …

Bai Chao Chen: Why the GA on Friday is the critical turning point for the MSU

Written by Bai Chao Chen Edited by Anson Yeh General contextOn April 8th, 2021, Feiyang Xin started a petition against in-person final exams and posted it on the Marianopolis Student Union’s Facebook group. The petition garnered the required 200 signatures for a General Assembly by the MSU Congress. Students will be called to vote on …

RETURN TO CAMPUS, MORE DISCOUNTS AND WHAT IS NIMBUS? Congress Weekly – February 12th 2021

Written by Catherine PépinEdited by Emma Westenberg After a weekend dedicated to “Happy Valentine’s Day” or “Happy Single Day”, a lot of things are preoccupying students as midterms approach in three weeks. With two weeks left before March Break, Congress had some interesting discussions such as: how did the MSU hoodies sell? What events are …

WILL LEAGUE OF LEGENDS AND VALENTINE’S DAY SAVE MENTAL HEALTH? Congress Weekly – February 5th 2021

Written by Tahira AkbarEdited by Bhromor Rahman UpdatesThe Director General has been in contact with Congress and will be attending a Congress meeting soon, probably on the 26th of February. Congress reminds MSU that their office hours have been posted on the Marianopolis Student Union Facebook group under the announcements section.  Intercollegiate League of Legends …

Emma Rodriguez: Canada’s Healthcare system is racist

Written by Emma RodriguezEdited by Bhromor Rahman In September 2020, Joyce Echaquan, mother of 7 from the Atikamekw Nation in southwestern Quebec, went to a Joliette hospital to be treated for stomach pains. Instead of receiving proper care, hospital staff berated her; calling her stupid, saying she was good only for sex, and would be …

Exciting February Events, COVID-19 Update, and More: Congress Weekly – January 23rd 2021

Written by Camille ZhouEdited by Bhromor Rahman Instagram TakeoverThat’s a wrap! The MSU Congress Instagram Takeover concluded last Saturday with Allison. Have you enjoyed the questions? Don’t hesitate to reach out to them personally if you have more! CARE FundraiserAllison is ecstatic to announce that the CARE Fundraiser has amassed a grand total of 1100$! …