Universal health care, a stronger democracy and praise for the Canadian way: these were the pillars of U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders’ speech in Toronto Sunday morning.
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Gender is the single largest factor in whether undergraduate students run for school elections, according to a recent report from the University of Alberta.
The study, named Identity Matters! found that women are just as interested in student politics as men, but are far less likely to actually run.
We’ve become so scared of exploring political faculties that don’t align with the overarching political group in which we strive to belong. The sheer inability to step outside of our socio-political bubbles has effectively segregated the population into either “us” or the “other.”
In an email last month, Chris De Sousa, professor and director of the School of Urban and Regional Planning at Ryerson University, said that the decision was made to “ensure that no one in our community would face the barriers to participation that could result from shifting American travel policies.”
The Ryersonian has put together the polling numbers for all candidates, by position and faculty, for the 2017-18 Ryerson’s Student Union (RSU) election results. Each graph represents an executive position or faculty based on each candidate’s member slate. Scroll through the graphs to see the results.