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Daily Archives: 13th March 2018


University of Manchester lecturers reject pensions deal

The university have so far declined to comment on the decision


The Lift-Off Global Network story

The story behind the ever-growing global independent film network, Lift-Off

Photo: Stephanie Grosse

Review: Gusto Didsbury

Gusto eatery is a decent eatery will excellent atmosphere

Photo: Surya Prasad

TEDx University of Manchester 2018: the speakers

This year’s event is sure to get your mind firing on all pistons — but what about the speakers, what makes them tick?

Photo: Five Guys

Five Guys opening this summer in Manchester University Green

The new Five Guys will be opening around July 2018 and will create 35 new local jobs

Photo: Official Lebweb Photos @ Wikimedia Commons

The theatre of debate – winning the war on political correctness

Reclaiming the space for intellectual, civilised debate

Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Racial identity in Southeast Asia as a modern social construct

Exploitative and divisive ideologies around race are a tool of power – just take a look at Southeast Asia

Photo: Joe McGavin

‘Not a Bystander’: Gender violence panel sheds light on sexual abuse

Organised by the Manchester Global Health Society Ambassadors, the event aimed to raise awareness for physical and gender-based violence

Photo: Hannah Brierley @ The Mancunion

Live Review: Jake Bugg

No airs or graces, just gratitude and talent as Bugg shows he’s still a diamond in the rough

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Fashion profile of the week: The Kamani family

Ella Searle delves into the story behind the Kamani family, Manchester’s very own retail tycoons

Left to right: Yasmin Paige (Lauren), Sian Clifford (Theresa), Anthony Ofoegbu (James), Amelia Bullmore (Marty) and Con O’Neill (Schultz) in Circle Mirror Transformation by Annie Baker, directed by Bijan Shebani, at HOME Manchester, Fri 2 - Sat 17 March 2018. (Photo by Marc Brenner)

Review: Circle Mirror Transformation

Elise Gallagher enjoys the quiet depth of Annie Baker’s Circle Mirror Transformation at HOME

Image: Temilola Adeoye

Student to bring global anti-poverty campaign to Manchester

The student hopes to engage the local community in the fight against poverty