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York is Red and Gold – The Snooper’s Charter is Not a Solution

Last weekend, the world watched in shock as horrific attacks unfolded around the globe. From stadium bombings and shooting in…

Weekly Blues – Dispatches from the Conservative Frontline

In a week of disaster and despair, all over the world, I struggle to find something to write about. It…

A Kipper in York – Remembrance and Defence

So to start with, our society had the pleasure last week of hosting Peter Jewell, the deputy treasurer of UKIP…

Thinkers’ Corner – Youth Crime and Punishment

Last Thursday saw the topic of youth crime and punishment. The presentation had a particular aim to highlight the use…

Weekly Blues – Dispatches from the Conservative

I have now been writing this column for a few weeks, and I’ve recently made the simultaneously regrettable and self-indulgent…

AmnesWrite – York Goes National

Last week was such an exciting week for UYAI! Some of you may have seen us outside the library, forcing…

York is Red and Gold – Journalistic Integrity

On Sunday night as a lazily scrolled through my Twitter feed, I saw something that made my already dwindling faith…

A Kipper in York – No-Platforming

So I have little to report on the University side of things, other than the fact that I wish to…

The Real Opposition? Not Labour

I always try to keep news that I enjoy because I’m a Liberal Democrat, and the news I enjoy because…

York is Red and Gold – Interventions in Iraq

According to Elton John, “Sorry” seems to be the hardest word. This is especially so for politicians. When you screw…

AmnesWrite – Hitting the Ground Running

First and foremost, I would like to congratulate the three new members of our committee. Upon joining our society as…

Weekly Blues – Dispatches from the Conservative Frontline

It’s been a peculiar week here in the hallowed halls of the York Tories, and I think it can be…