The right to access?

As many of you might be aware, on Jan. 11 computer programmer Aaron Schwartz hanged himself in his Brooklyn apartment. The reasons aren’t entirely known—he had publicly spoken of suffering from depression for years, and he was facing a…

Dignity House moves closer to becoming a reality

Dalhousie University grad student Alex Sangha’s vision of an affordable housing community for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, two-spirit seniors, and their allies, in Vancouver is becoming more concrete. As reported in issue 2 of…

Revolution?

In the mid 15th century, Johanes Gutenburg invented the printing press. This invention would lead to a revolution, both technologically and culturally. In the late 20th century, computers became common household items. Combined with the…