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“JAILS AWAIT REFUGEES”: York panel discuss the Canadian response to Tamil asylum seekers

October 2010

“JAILS AWAIT REFUGEES” was just one of many sensational and dramatic headlines to grace Canadian newspapers in the past year regarding Tamil asylum seekers from Sri Lanka. 772 more words


York U student taking school to Ontario Human Rights Tribunal

WATCH ABOVE: Mandi Gray says York University’s sex assault policies discriminate against victims. Marc Carcasole reports.

TORONTO — York University is the subject of a complaint being brought to the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal by one of its students. 377 more words


Mystery tunnel discovery spurred Pan Am ticket sale ‘spike,’ games CEO Saad Rafi says

The discovery of a mystery tunnel near a key Pan Am venue last winter sparked a wave of fears about a terrorist attack on the upcoming games. 618 more words


Former Olympian who resigned over crack use fails in bid to prove he was discriminated against due to addiction

TORONTO — After resigning his York University coaching job because of a devastating crack cocaine problem, former Olympian Paul James has failed in his bid to prove that the school “discriminated against him on the basis of his crack addiction.” 574 more words


York U tunnel discovered a month before police were informed

The Toronto and Region Conservation Authority waited almost a month after first discovering the hand-dug tunnel near York University before alerting authorities, Torstar has learned. 1,182 more words


Goodbye York University!

And it’s done. I’ve graduated from university!

No longer the President for Doctors Without Borders York and Salsa Club. No longer a Senator, Student Health Ambassador, and the Vice-Chair of Safety. 438 more words

Ferguson comes to York 22/06/15

22nd June 2015, 7:15pm at the Physics Department, University of York.
Free Admission.

Ferguson activists Ashton Rome and Sarah Lacy are visiting York to give an insiders’ perspective on the ongoing protests in Ferguson, Missouri. 187 more words