THE BROCK PRESS/Brittany Brooks

Worth more than its weight in paper

A widely celebrated scholar once said, “I was never really good at anything except for the ability to learn”. Well, perhaps I wouldn’t say a “scholar”, as it was Kanye West that said it, after all. P...
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Digging into politics

KAYLA COPLAND Regardless of the portraits the media wishes to paint, it’s often the powerful who hold the brush. Recently, there has been intense media attention surrounding Toronto’s man-made tunnel...

Religion and violence

DAVID GALSTON In her 2014 book, Fields of Blood: Religion and the History of Violence, Karen Armstrong makes a strong case against the temptation to conclude that religion is directly responsible for...

50 Shades of sensationalism

It wasn’t a surprise when the film 50 Shades of Grey broke box office records following its Valentine’s Day release, considering the media hype and excitement from fans that surrounded the long await...