Letter to The Runner: U-Pass doesn't help everyone

The Kwantlen U-Pass is just another money grab by TransLink.... Continue Reading

An open letter to KSA council

The Runner takes issue with actions taken by the KSA.... Continue Reading

Peter F. Hamilton's The Evolutionary Void concludes The Void book series

Science-fiction aficionado Jared Vaillancourt reviews The Void book series by Peter F. Hamilton.... Continue Reading

YAY/NAY: Harmonized Sales Tax (HST)

Since time began man has disagreed over … things. The Runner’s latest YAY/NAY examines the HST. ... Continue Reading

Canucks riot: why it happened

Contributor Kimiya Shokoohi looks at what went wrong.... Continue Reading

Harper majority: empowerment of the already powerful

A Harper-Conservative majority? Palm. Forehead.... Continue Reading

Osama’s dead. Let’s get drunk.

News of Osama bin-Laden’s death should inspire reflection on the War on Terror, not chants of “USA! USA!”... Continue Reading

Harper's script: formulaic, flawless, frightening

This past Easter Sunday, Prime Minister Stephen Harper visited Burnaby in one more stop on the campaign trail. It sounds wonderful that the Prime Minister visited our town, listened to the people and will take this back to Ottawa with him. Wrong. Harper’s campaign is so scripted this event could have taken place at any... Continue Reading

Ignatieff’s reckless Coalition: He’ll do it again... I hope

Yay for a coalition.... Continue Reading

Women have come far, still have far to go

Women have to keep working for their success.... Continue Reading

Apathy is our problem now?

Don’t call me apathetic.... Continue Reading

Gender: why does it matter?

From the moment we are born, we are assigned a gender based on what the doctor sees at birth. But what if the little boy or little girl does not choose to follow those predetermined stereotypes?... Continue Reading

Why is our government trying to scrooge on the spirit of giving?

By Mae Velasco [current events bureau chief] Every Christmas I’m into the spirit of giving, but this Christmas it’ll be a different story. I’m a starving student, and on top of that, the government hasn’t been paying me properly. I’m a behavioural interventionist who works for autistic children. All my paperwork, service hours, rate of... Continue Reading

Opinion: WikiLeaks: A great idea, but where’s the responsibility?

Meet the Kwantlen Political Science Society (KPSS). They have hijacked our political column. Every week they will talk about a different political issue and explain how it relates to you. Every week will feature a guest columnist. Check it out.... Continue Reading

Opinion: Bank bailouts: a necessary evil or a moral hazard?

Meet the Kwantlen Political Science Society (KPSS). They have hijacked our political column. Every week they will talk about a different political issue and explain how it relates to you. Every week will feature a guest columnist. Check it out.... Continue Reading