Editorials

Education is the route to equality

“All I want for Christmas is the abolition of the imperialist, white supremacist, misogynistic, capitalist heteropatriarchy”, announces the widely-circulated photo…

The church must let itself expand

It’s bizarre to think that the Anglican Church saw fit to punish a liberal church in the US, which had…

Men’s mental health needs its own discussion

Perhaps the one good thing to rise, phoenix-like, from the smouldering wreckage of International Men’s Day is that male mental…

We Need To Talk About Milo

The University’s decision to cancel its commemorations of International Men’s Day has been met with mixed reactions, and an onslaught…

‘The Unsocial Media’

Are we misusing the platforms of social media?

Islam is a religion of neither peace nor violence – it is simply a religion

Until we accept that deconstructing elements of Islamic theory is a necessity, we will never tackle extremism

Secular morality is just as powerful as religious doctrine

For centuries, perceptions of morality have used the framework of ‘piety’ and ‘sin’. It is an enduring image of the holy man in his monastery, giving to the poor, abstaining from lustful vices and devoting himself to study

UKIP fury over cenotaph snub

Undoubtedly, Remembrance Sunday is significant for many reasons. Whitehall is being covered in red poppies to mark our respect for…

Social Justice is not an Idle Inevitability

When asked why the new cabinet of Canada had an even split of men and women, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau…

Cameron’s new “compassionate” Conservative party is a con

“Hope is returning,” he said. “Good jobs, a decent home, better childcare,” he said. “A Great British take-off  that leaves…

A word on World Mental Health Day

Last Saturday was World Mental Health Day. The University has always had a tradition of it being a fairly high…

Construction chaos or potential paradise

That’s the question that I’m sure has been running through many of our heads. The University has been engaged in…