LUSU Election Candidate Profiles

Compiled by Ellen Stevens, Business Manager   Candidates for the 2017 LUSU election were asked to answer a few questions about why they are ideal for their desired positions. Business Manager’s  Note: Candidate profiles were not submitted by Farhan Yousaff, Pavlo Karasyuk, Amit Nair,  Davson Read More …

Problematizing the Resurgence of Dancehall

Ri-Ri, Kartel, Patois, and the politics of language By Leah Ching, Editor-In-Chief “Dancehall turned the world into Jamaica”, wrote British journalist Rob Nash in 2008. “The sounds of Kingston’s dancehall craze revolutionized music and shaped the hits we listen to today.” Dancehall, often referred to Read More …

“Keep their feet to the fire”: Dr. David Suzuki on climate change and the government

Dr. Suzuki speaks to The Argus before his Thunder Bay town hall on climate change By: Leah Ching, Editor-in-Chief Together with The Blue Dot Movement, world-renowned Canadian environmentalist Dr. David Suzuki is travelling across the province to champion the rights of Canadians to a healthy Read More …

Argus Review: Morning Report – Arkells

You can’t find this at the supermarket, a little bit vintage but feels brand new By Olivia Levesque, Arts and Culture Editor Coined as one of the best Canadian bands on the contemporary music scene, Arkells are not producing anything short of excellence with their Read More …