Sam McKinley looks into the repercussions of Syriza’s election victory in Greece

You’ll have noticed the electoral shockwaves coming out of Greece in the past couple of weeks, and big shockwaves they are, with the election...
Donald Trump, Gage Skidmore, Wikimedia

Tom Gymer: NFL players have the right to protest

There has been controversy in the USA over NFL players kneeling during the national anthem. The players argue that it is a form of...

The future for freedom of speech in Erdogan’s Turkey

Once upon a time, Turkey was the beacon of hope for the Islamic states. It was characterized by a democratic, progressive nation that embraced...
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Light pollution has dire environmental consequences

I often think that when it comes to providing a clear, arresting picture of human progress, no history textbooks, journal articles or playlists of...

Pimp My Barrow 2.0: an attempt to save ‘the spirit of UEA’

  If you’ve been on Facebook in the last 24 hours, you may be wondering who the nutters are behind the ‘students PMB 2.0’ page...

Do not underestimate the Lord’s influence

The House of Lords recently voted against Government plans for the Brexit deal, forcing the House of Commons to take another look at the...