RU Reacts: Students on Tim Hortons’ benefit cuts

Tim Hortons has received much criticism this past week as some franchise owners cut employee benefits. They cited the recent minimum wage increase as their reason for ridding workers of paid breaks, among other things. We asked university students on Ryerson campus their opinion on the controversy. RUtv News reporter Sarah Chew has the story. Advertisements Continue reading RU Reacts: Students on Tim Hortons’ benefit cuts

Cleveland baseball name and mascot still an important conversation

(By: Jack Longo) “I hate it. It’s hard for me to believe it’s still happening. It’s one hundred per cent racist. It’s amazingly disrespectful. It’s long overdue. The name needs to be changed.” Those are the words of Cyndy Baskin, Chair of the Aboriginal Education Council at Ryerson University. These comments came after the recent court case in Toronto before Game 3 of the ALCS … Continue reading Cleveland baseball name and mascot still an important conversation