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Morgan Baskin is the youngest candidate running for mayor of Toronto. (Courtesy Morgan Baskin)

Morgan Baskin: Teen mayor

Nineteen-year-old Morgan Baskin is running for mayor because she believes that young people need to build a future for Toronto — or there won’t be one. Baskin spoke at Ryerson last Wednesday in a Q-and-A event organized by the Ryerson Students’ Union and the Mobilizing Active Political Students (MAPS). The mayoral candidate said she does campus events to “make a […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · News, On Campus, Top stories
Ryerson graduate Michael Tasevski, 23, thinks he has what it takes to be Toronto's next mayor. (Photo Facebook)

From hallways to city hall: young people run for office

Fresh off the United States leg of his magical media tour, Toronto Mayor Rob Fords should be gearing up for his re-election campaign right about now. But as we inch closer to the much anticipated Oct. 27, we have to wonder what effect Ford’s media presence is having on his chances – and his competition. Ford likes to think of […]

by Carolyn Turgeon· · Editorial, Opinion