Authors Posts by Jack Ashton

Jack Ashton

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Four alternatives to strike compensation

Eight hundred and seventeen pounds and eighty-five pence. By adding up module credits, lectures missed and lectures per week, apparently, that’s how much the...
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Second year running for Labour top committee

A UEA student is campaigning to be elected for a seat on the Labour Party’s internal National Executive Committee. Eda Cazimoglu, a second-year student, is...
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Another shock FA Cup win for Wigan

The FA Cup is the home of shock defeats. Everyone loves it when the little underdog strides into a Premier League stadium, puffs their...
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“A long way from a pitchforked mob”

The phrase ‘anti-abortion protestors’ paints the picture of an angry mob, armed with pitchforks all but exchanged for graphic pictures of unborn children. So upon...

Inventing the future, the right way

Elon Musk put a car in space. There’s not really any glossy opening sentence that can make that any more nuanced. The man. Put...
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Bad sex? Your ex? What to do next? Comment’s Agony Aunts have you covered

  My boyfriend only lasts 5 minutes every time we have sex. How can I get him to slow it down? "I am really sorry, but...