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Science Museum becomes latest target of censorious gender warriors

Science Museum becomes latest target of censorious gender warriors

Elena Rider September 20, 2016 1

You could be forgiven for thinking that the Green Party would have an awful lot to worry about at the moment, and a hell of a lot of work to do. There are important

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Hillary Clinton’s Road to the White House

Hillary Clinton’s Road to the White House

Brad Bell September 19, 2016 0

It was tempting to begin this article by pronouncing that, ‘Hilary Clinton will be elected President on November 8th 2016’. But after June 23rd, conventional political wisdom is not so sure to apply. Yes,

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Cultural Appropriation at Fashion Week? The sharing of ideas and styles should be celebrated not demonised

Cultural Appropriation at Fashion Week? The sharing of ideas and styles should be celebrated not demonised

Willetta Florence September 19, 2016 0

Fashion Week is upon us and the designer winning the attention for the current controversy is Marc Jacobs, who chose to create multi-coloured fabric strands that resemble dreadlocks. As a result, Jacobs has become the latest sacrifice for the self-appointed priests

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A few great political milestones safe spaces could have prevented from happening

A few great political milestones safe spaces could have prevented from happening

Dani Bolt September 16, 2016 3

What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger. So-called “safe spaces” supposedly protect students from the former but actually prevent the latter. Arbitrarily drawn bounds on acceptability are stunting societal progression through the shutting down of debate

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Bingo Halls Are in Decline but Bingo Still Grows Strong – How and Why?

Bingo Halls Are in Decline but Bingo Still Grows Strong – How and Why?

Ryan Thompson September 12, 2016 1

Bingo is one of the oldest and most beloved games of all time. Since the early 1500s, Bingo has been spreading in popularity with the introduction of bingo halls in communities worldwide. Over the

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North Korea is no Laughing Matter

North Korea is no Laughing Matter

Thomas Walker September 12, 2016 0

It’s easy to dismiss the news of yet another North Korean nuclear test. The country’s constant threats against the South and the USA can be amusing given its history of launch failures and the

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No, Corbyn is not the left’s Thatcher

No, Corbyn is not the left’s Thatcher

Emile Yusupoff September 9, 2016 0

The emergence of a “counter-Thatcher” is a prevalent left-wing dream. Margaret Thatcher’s government heralded and implemented a radical change in the UK’s economic model and political culture. The post-war consensus of a mixed economy,

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Prisoner’s Dilemma: Short Sentences Are Selling Short

Prisoner’s Dilemma: Short Sentences Are Selling Short

Dani Bolt September 8, 2016 2

It is no secret that the prison system, overstretched and understaffed, is failing its prisoners. In failing its prisoners, it is failing us all. Regardless of whether you believe a prison’s main role is

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The Death of a Despot May Lead to Instability in Central Asia

The Death of a Despot May Lead to Instability in Central Asia

Matthew Cowley September 6, 2016 0

The death of brutal dictator Islam Karimov was announced on Friday, bringing his 27 year rule of Uzbekistan to an end. The handling of the Uzbek President’s death has been reminiscent of the regime

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The Left are Not the Majority

The Left are Not the Majority

Thomas Walker September 5, 2016 1

At Jeremy Corbyn’s recent rally in Milton Keynes, one warm-up act proudly declared that “the time of the majority has come”. Quite apart from the alarming disdain for individual rights that line displays, it

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