Free speech discussed during social justice week at Ryerson

(By: Emma Sandri) Free speech is silencing the voices of marginalized groups in society, a two-spirited Indigenous artist said at Ryerson Oct. 25. “Academic institutions have failed us,” said Raven Davis. “They’ve fed us only certain narratives. So it’s up to us to take on a large part of our education.” Davis, whose work spans several art forms, was part of a social justice week … Continue reading Free speech discussed during social justice week at Ryerson

Students concerned about anti-Semitism after RSU’s SAGM

(By: Sherina Harris) Is anti-Semitism on the rise on Ryerson’s campus? After the events of last night’s RSU’s semi annual general meeting, some students certainly think so. As the Eyeopener previously reported, a motion regarding a Holocaust Education Week was proposed and later amended to focus on all genocide, not just the Holocaust. Students from Ryerson’s Justice in Palestine and Muslim Students Association groups walked … Continue reading Students concerned about anti-Semitism after RSU’s SAGM