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Student collective ‘wluchangeisdue’ demands Laurier takes action against racism

Student collective ‘wluchangeisdue’ demands Laurier takes action against racism

Wilfrid Laurier University’s leadership is facing criticism from a collective of students and community members who claim the school has failed to protect racialized and marginalized students at Laurier. The campaign, entitled “wluchangeisdue,” has declared a lack of action against tenured professors David Haskell and William McNally, whom the collective claims need to be held accountable for their acts of […]

by Alyssa Di Sabatino· · Campus, News ·
File Photo / Photo by Andreas Patsiaouros

Racist comments made by Laurier student caught on video

On Nov. 13, a Twitter thread containing a video of a Wilfrid Laurier student going on a drunken, racist rant was posted on the popular account, Spotted at Laurier, where it quickly gained attention across social media.   The original tweet that was shared indirectly referenced the incident, stating, “The fact that there’s grown white adults still saying the N […]

by Emily Waitson· · Campus, News ·
The fine line between Anti-Semitic language and ideology

The fine line between Anti-Semitic language and ideology

I’m sitting in the 24-hour lounge, pretending to study. I stopped listening to music a while ago and instead opted for casually eavesdropping on conversations around me, like the Samwise I am. At the table behind me, a guy is sitting with a friend and chatting. Their conversation is boring until another person walks by. He greets this person with […]

by Shyenne MacDonald· · Opinion ·
Graphic by Lena Yang / File Photo

Unsigned: Generalizing Queen’s for the poor actions of students

By now, it seems that every major news outlet in Canada has covered what has come to be known as the “Queen’s party,” where a group of students dressed up in racist costumes. Though the actions of the students must be condemned, we have sympathy for the rest of Queen’s students and administration. Calling all Queen’s students racist because of […]

by Cord Editorial Board· · Opinion ·
Fani Hsieh

There’s a troll in the dungeon

Don’t be a dick.

by Bethany Bowles· · Opinion ·