York University said an anti-Semitic statement was found in a classroom.
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I grew up watching hockey religiously. I traded hockey cards. I went public skating. I played on the street. But the option to play the real game, on ice, wasn't there. My parents didn't have deep pockets. My mom saw it as a boorish, stick wielding fest of violence.
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Advocates say most Canadian universities still lack crucial stand-alone sexual assault policies.
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Should York University accept funding that is contingent upon agreeing to remove a controversial piece of art? Without the ability to explore and express ideas that are troubling and even transgressive, universities would become mills that deliver pre-approved doses of information in community sanctioned packets.
For Isabel Estrada, who has danced since she was ten years old, epilepsy didn't simply mean having seizures; it meant something she loved, something she had intended to do professionally, was put in doubt.
One of the group's goals is "to organize for and advance the interests of Western peoples."
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Growing up in Iran has helped me to see many similarities between the Third Reich's propaganda system and the propaganda system that is currently employed by Iranian clerics -- they both justify hatred and especially anti-Semitism.
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We have strikes and unrest at the two largest Universities in Ontario, Toronto and York, plus enforced layoffs at Wilfred Laurier, because of a "revenue shortfall." What is going on?
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York University suspended classes Tuesday after its teaching assistants and other non-tenured staff voted against a new contract, leaving students wondering when they'll get back in the lecture halls....
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TORONTO - The union representing teaching assistants and other academic staff at Ontario's two largest universities warns a potential strike in the coming days could jeopardize the school year for tho...
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OTTAWA - Spending an extra $46 per Canadian a year on affordable housing could dramatically reduce homelessness, a new research report concludes.Existing intervention programs can only go so far if th...
Many Canadians are sitting back smugly stating how horrible and thank goodness that would never happen here, but if you believe this, you live in a bubble. Just look at what happened at York University last week. A hate filled piece was distributed by an anonymous group arguing the school would be better without people of different cultures. Hate isn't geographical, it is universal and based in fear of differences. Every city, state, province, business and government in North American needs to face facts, the issue isn't diversity. Look at the demographics. We are diverse, the issue is inclusion.
TORONTO - Police are asking for the public's help in tracking down a man suspected in a shooting that injured two women at Toronto's York University.The incident took place at the university's student...
Toronto Police are investigating a shooting at York University that injured two women Thursday night. The two women suffered non-life threatening injuries during a shooting at York University's studen...