After serving the RSU with an application for judicial review of their decision to deny club status to the Men’s Issues Awareness Society earlier this year, MIAS president Kevin Arriola and social media executive Alex Godlewski sat down with The Ryersonian to explain their side of the year-long saga.
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The Ryerson Students’ Union (RSU) is in legal trouble again. On April 8, two of the executive members from the men’s issues group that was denied student group status in October asked a court to overturn the RSU’s decision. The application is seeking to ask a judge to declare the RSU’s decision void, and to direct the RSU to grant […]
Men’s issues group supporters blast the Ryerson Students’ Union.
I was troubled to learn that a new “men’s issues” group is being formed on campus. There are important men’s issues in our society deserving attention, but I fear the intentions behind these groups are more combative than collaborative. The new club is affiliated with the Canadian Association for Equality (CAFE), the group behind a series of billboards that went […]
After a two-year lull in men’s rights organizing on campus, the Men’s Issues Awareness Society is set to proposition the Ryerson Students’ Union (RSU) for official club status — and the funding, room access and other perks that come with it. Men’s issues, men’s rights, “meninism” — the movement goes by many names — has gotten pretty bad press, with […]