More Life: More than an album

When I saw that Drake finally dropped his More Life playlist, I instantly began clearing space on my phone to make room for it.You hear a lot of people say things like ‘I’m going to wait for the hype to d...

How the school system failed me

After being in some form of school system for the last 17 years, I’m finally leaving. In all honesty, there’s a small chance I may take my masters or go back to school in the next few years. So, in other wo...

What is a ‘sellout’ anyways?

I’ve had several conversations about what it means to be a sellout with different people. It doesn’t surprise me when people turn against those they once looked up to. These people can be recognized as famo...

The hipster paradox

For some reason the word hipster often brings up disdain when brought into a conversation – especially when that conversation is with a hipster.Don’t get me wrong, hearing the word hipster in a sentence...

Avril’s view on how to be healthy

Classes, work, having a social life and sleeping well all compromise our ability to sustain a healthy lifestyle. Should students gamble with their health for an education, or should the balance of these two be ...

Is the word ‘minority’ racist?

A lot of words can be used to describe one thing, but this particular word seems to be quite touchy at times. Unless you are categorized as a visible minority, the word is probably meaningless to you. However, ...

How liberal is Canada?

It really is worth wondering just how liberal Canada is, especially in comparison to other countries around the world. The United States makes Canada look like the real “land of the free.” Canada does have ...