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Should Scotland have second thoughts?
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Should Scotland have second thoughts?

October 24th, 2016 | by NUSU
YES Should Scotland be able to hold another referendum? The answer undoubtedly is yes. Why? Circumstances in the UK have changed dramatically; we are no longer in the European Union. One of the main concerns in the first...
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October 24th, 2016 | by Hanson Jones
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A setback for justice
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A setback for justice

October 24th, 2016 | by Tamsin Daisy Rees
Ched Evans was found guilty of rape. After serving some of his sentence, he was granted a re-trial from which he walked free. How? His defence found a way to use the victim’s sexual history to grant an appeal by claiming she...
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October 17th, 2016 | by Josh Snell
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Can Republican elites ever top Trump?
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Can Republican elites ever top Trump?

October 17th, 2016 | by Alexandra Sadler
At first, it seemed unfathomable to many that Donald Trump would even survive the primaries let alone present a serious challenge to the Democratic nominee. Trump’s rancorous attitude is coupled with a penchant for bigotry:...
Our democracy is sick, but still alive
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Our democracy is sick, but still alive

October 17th, 2016 | by Errol Kerr
This past year has threatened the foundations of democratic process across the board. I’m happy to sit here and say that every process I’ve witnessed – the NUS campaign, the EU referendum, the Labour leader re-elections,...
Labour must remember what loyalty means
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Labour must remember what loyalty means

October 17th, 2016 | by editor
It’s been a summer of upheaval in British politics. We’ve seen a referendum that defied expectations, a Prime Minister’s resignation, UKIP MEPs punching each other, and no fewer than three leadership elections, with a...
A threat to Liberté?
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A threat to Liberté?

October 17th, 2016 | by Célia Sommer
After a chain of murderous attacks by Islamic extremists in Paris, including an iconic assault on free speech and liberty in the Charlie Hebdo shootings, agitations over a supposed Islamisation of France are to be unfortunately...
REFERENDUMB? Should students vote to leave or stay with the NUS?
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REFERENDUMB? Should students vote to leave or stay with the NUS?

May 9th, 2016 | by NUSU
Matt Wilson-Boddy – LEAVE “I started the petition for referendum after attending the NUS conference in Brighton two weeks ago. I was elected as delegate on a platform of socialist change- having seen the NUS fail to act...
Mossack Fonseca's secrets out in the open: the Panama Papers
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Mossack Fonseca's secrets out in the open: the Panama Papers

April 25th, 2016 | by NUSU
Recently a leak of more than 11.5 million individual files, from the world’s fourth biggest offshore law firm, Mossack Fonseca, was released from an anonymous source. Handed to the Süddeutsche Zeitung, the release highlights...