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Are lectures pointless?

“Lectures are absolutely pointless.” That’s what most of us groan the morning after the night before. But recently, the lecturers’ strikes accelerated a brilliant...

Campaigns for equal pay need to recognise all forms of discrimination as equally valid

It has now been 45 years since the implementation of the Sex Discrimination and Equal Pay Acts. These acts were described at the time...

The Paradox Of Overachieving

"I don't know how you do it" is a phrase I've become quite accustomed to hearing the last few years. It's usually brushed off with...

Tony Benn – Britain’s conscience

Graham Tolley pays respect to the late Tony Benn.

Presidentialism and the UK floods

Following the flooding of parts of the UK, Joe Jameson looks at how the weather has revealed the presidentialism present in the British political system.

To vote or not to vote?

Concrete takes a look at the arguments on both sides of the debate on whether it is worth voting. Yes - Emily Fedorowycz Over the past...