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The work of the Chinese Labour Corps, recruited by the British military in WWI, was largely forgotten. They were seen as a source of cheap labour by the British.

Britain's war amnesia

If you take the tram from Piccadilly Gardens to Media City UK, you can walk to the northern branch of the Imperial ...

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Cold War heating up

In the world’s most unstable and toxic region, a new conflict between old enemies is heating up with potentially devastating consequences. It ...

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The end of the Viktator?

The Viktator, Europe’s bad-boy, has secured another resounding victory in Hungary’s most recent election. Viktor Orbán, once a liberal hero and professional football manager ...

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The work of the Chinese Labour Corps, recruited by the British military in WWI, was largely forgotten. They were seen as a source of cheap labour by the British.

Britain's war amnesia

Posted on May 31, 2018 1
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Cold War heating up

Posted on May 16, 2018 2
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The end of the Viktator?

Posted on May 2, 2018 3
Photo: Wikimedia Commons @ John Warwick Brooke The work of the Chinese Labour Corps, recruited by the British military in WWI, was largely forgotten. They were seen as a source of cheap labour by the British.

Britain’s war amnesia

Is it too late to remember the sacrifices of Britain’s Colonial soldiers?

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UK University faces legal challenge over strike action

London-based firm Leigh Day will challenge Lancaster over Consumer Rights Act

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Cold War heating up

The Trump administration’s decision to pull out of the Iran Nuclear Deal could have violent consequences

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The end of the Viktator?

Most likely just the beginning– Hungary is another example of European fascism on the rise.

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Hip-hop and the Pulitzer

Kendrick Lamar’s win in the Pulitzer Prize music category is a watershed moment for the perception of hip-hop as an art form.

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“Corbyn’s Hate Factory”

Accusations of anti-Semitism against the Labour Party’s have been misleading and hyperbolic

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Israel’s radical re-style

Israel’s shift to the right and far-right come with alarming consequences for the Palestinian-Israeli peace process

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Beautifully hairy

Women’s body hair feels like a secret that we must keep between ourselves

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Why Britain desperately needs a four-day working week

People are working too hard for too little

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Mansplainers are intellectually crippled

Mansplainers shouldn’t be punished — they punish themselves enough already

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Scotland’s Lions

After over a decade of mishandling Scotland, the Scottish National Party is inevitably losing their popular base, and it’s about time

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The theatre of debate – winning the war on political correctness

Reclaiming the space for intellectual, civilised debate