Executive Position Descriptions

It’s elections time at JHR! We need new motivated people to take over the executive team positions for 2014-2015, and now is the time to apply! You want to apply but you can’t make up your mind as to which position you want to apply for? Well here is a short description of each position … Continue reading

Photos: Anti-colonialism demonstration

Photos: Anti-colonialism demonstration

By Marilla Steuter-Martin On Friday, March 21 a few hundred people gathered at Mont-Royal metro to protest colonialism and racism. Beginning at 6 p.m., the crowd heard speeches concerning violence against women and native land rights in Quebec. The event was organized by the Ensemble contra la Charte xenophobe and supported by many Concordia campus associations … Continue reading

Fourth Annual Legacy of Malcolm X event at Concordia

Fourth Annual Legacy of Malcolm X event at Concordia

By Marilla Steuter-Martin Now in its fourth incarnation, the Legacy of Malcolm X event presented by Concordia’s Thaqalayn Muslim Association and Student Union seeks to honour the life’s work and values of this influential human rights advocate. The event will be held February 28, at the D.B. Clarke Theatre inside Concordia’s Hall building, and will … Continue reading

Photo: Solidarity for Ivonne Hernandez

Photo: Solidarity for Ivonne Hernandez

By Niki Mohrdar February 1, CTV reported that a Mexican woman who was denied refugee status would be deported, leaving her baby behind. Forty-one-year-old Ivonne Hernandez came to Canada in 2009. She is embroiled in a custody suit over her Canadian-born baby and will have to leave before the start of her hearings in March. Solidarity Across … Continue reading