Students restricted from donating blood
Humber and the Canadian Blood Services (CBS) are hosting a blood drive on March 21 and Humber students are being encouraged to give blood and save lives; at least most of them are. A large portion of males in the LGBTQ community are excluded from this clinic and every... Read more
Parents rally at Queen’s Park against provincial government changes to autism funding
Reporters Natalia Yurieva and Makayla Pereira were at Queen’s Park to cover a protest against the provincial government’s changes to autism funding. Read more
Trudeau stays away from SNC-Lavalin scandal at an armchair discussion in Toronto
The Prime Minister spoke with Glenn Mullan as part of the Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) Convention At the Metro Toronto Convention Centre on Tuesday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made no mention of the ongoing SNC-Lavalin scandal that has resulted in significant changes to his cabinet. Instead,... Read more
“Crazy Marxist nonsense”: IGNITE and Ford’s new financial plan
Breanne Coulter Updated: Feb. 28, 2019. The Globe and Mail reported that Ontario Premier Doug Ford accused Ontario student unions of “crazy Marxist nonsense” in a fundraising e-mail this week. This statement follows recent post-secondary funding changes which will give Ontario students the option to opt out of student... Read more
News Cast for Monday Feb. 11 2019 (with Aaron Ranson) Anchor Aaron Ranson reports the top news headlines for Feb. 11 2019. Read more
Cat Lake First Nation has declared a state of emergency after independent companies found mould – or traces of mould – in all 128 homes and deemed 87 homes uninhabitable. The MP for Timmins-James Bay area, Charlie Angus, visited Cat Lake on Tuesday with the investigators. He says he... Read more
Students rally at Queen’s Park to protest OSAP changes
Reporter Rosen Castillo and videographers Makayla Pereira and Natalia Yurieva report from Queen’s Park for the March for Student Rights. This rally was just one of the many protests across Ontario where students voiced their concerns about changes to post-secondary funding. Read more
Humber’s student union faces bigger responsibilities in financial relief at OSAP protest
IGNITE’s North VP expresses awareness for OSAP-affected students at Feb. 4 rally in front of Queen’s Park. Clement Goh SKEDLINE Reporter Humber’s student government, IGNITE, took part in a provincial-wide rally in Toronto on Feb. 4. Along with other unions from UofT, Ryerson and Loyalist College, IGNITE’s board members... Read more
Leaked healthcare documents fuel fire between Tories and NDP
In a news conference Monday morning, NDP leader, Andrea Horwath released a second set of leaked documents detailing what her party is calling the provincial government’s proposed “private and for profit” health care system. This comes after the first set of documents were released by the NDP last Thursday.... Read more