Alan Li

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Arts organizations students can get involved in

Coming into Laurier as a Toronto-bred, big city kid, I thought the only cultural attractions in Kitchener-Waterloo were the swarths of geese that congregated around campus. Now I work for a non-profit theatre company in Kitchener and every day I eat my words. There are so many fantastic arts organizations hidden in Laurier’s backyard, and they all want to engage […]

by Alan Li· · Arts, Arts and Life ·
Editorial: Attending a meeting at Laurier Society for Open Inquiry

Editorial: Attending a meeting at Laurier Society for Open Inquiry

Have you heard of the Laurier Society for Open Inquiry (LSOI)? It’s a club that Lindsay Shepherd recently started with a handful of undergraduate students. On her twitter account, she describes it as “a club to promote the open exchange of ideas”. As more information about the Shepherd controversy was released, I found myself increasingly in the camp that disapproved […]

by Alan Li· · Opinion ·
Editorial: the other side of free speech

Editorial: the other side of free speech

When somebody has the courage to admit that they feel unsafe, my instinctive reaction would be to try and understand why. I find the Lindsay Shepherd controversy so appalling because in the ensuing media storm, there has been a startling lack of analysis about why the complaint was issued in the first place. Media outlets, students, professors, alumni and spectators […]

by Alan Li· · Opinion ·
Editorial Cartoons 2017-18

Editorial Cartoons 2017-18

   

by Alan Li· · Photo ·