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Holiday gifts on a budget

It’s the end of the first semester and after months of freedom, you are out of money. You are panicking: how in the world are you going to go home for Christmas EMPTY HANDED? Fear not, for we have compiled a list of gifts for Christmas on a budget this year. For Mom   Cookies […]

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‘Christmas’ to Saint Nick

To paraphrase singer Andy Williams, we are approaching “the most wonderful time of the year.” To me, those words ring true. It’s the time of year that I get to enjoy the decorations, warmth, love and yearly traditions. For me, my traditions are pretty simple. One: I make sure I watch “A Charlie Brown Christmas” […]

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Holiday Faves: a comic

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Merry FYP-mas

Alternative titles: Happy Hanu-FYP, Joyous Kwanz-FYP, Happy holi-king’s, etc. Alright friends, it’s that time of year again. After the stress that went into completing exams, working 14 part-time jobs and somehow managing to make it through the month of November with only $40 in your bank account, you now get to go home and spend […]

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Conveniently brown

Please see the note at the bottom of this op-ed in regards to updates made within the piece.  I came home after a long, gruelling day of honours project bullshit to an email that was equally bullshit. An employee of the King’s advancement office asked me if I was interested in taking part in a […]

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Feminist Locker Room Talk: My experience of being trans on the King’s campus

I am a white, non-binary transsexual woman who graduated from King’s a little over a year ago. While I loved my time at King’s, there were elements of the campus culture that were extremely toxic for me. My undergraduate degree was the point in my life in which my struggle to repress my true gender […]

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A comic just for you

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Annual General Meeting

We’re hosting our annual general meeting next week. Find more information about it here. Agenda for the meeting:  

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A response to 'Deplorable: How I came to cast my vote for Trump'

This is a response to an op-ed published on the Watch titled “Deplorable: How I came to cast my vote for Trump“. I’d like to respond to Kyril Wolfe’s op-ed, “Deplorable: How I came to vote for Trump”, and the backlash the Watch got from publishing it. I want to start with some personal background, […]

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Deplorable: How I came to cast my vote for Trump

  “Donald Trump: death or exile?” That was the half–serious joke I told to my customers at the grocery store where I worked. To some people today, that might seem controversial, but back in July 2015, about three weeks after Trump had announced his candidacy and managed to offend every demographic in the United States, […]