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Re-bunking the myths of veganism

1) Aren’t humans meant to eat meat? We are omnivores by evolution. When the ancestors of modern humans began consuming meat 2.6 million ...

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The British obsession with Higher Education needs to stop

The recent move by David Cameron to abolish maintenance grants for university students has led many to suggest that universities have made ...

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Are you serious?

I’m from Canada, a country that makes major political decisions based solely on the number on the front of the calendar. Life ...

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Re-bunking the myths of veganism

Posted on Feb 1, 2016 1
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The British obsession with Higher Education needs to

Posted on Jan 29, 2016 2
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Are you serious?

Posted on Feb 3, 2016 3
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BME students still struggle to access top universities

David Cameron condemned the reported statistics that only 48 African, Carribbean or mixed students were admitted to Oxford in 2013

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Are you serious?

Ryan Khurana asks why we all pay so much attention to a man like Donald Trump

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We’re all losers in the terrorist name game

Joely Thomas looks at the many names of IS and asks what effects they have

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Trump: To ban or not to ban?

Is debating whether or not a US Presidential candidate be barred from the UK an effective use of our time?

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How bad does it get before we care?

Tristan Parsons hones in on what we all know to be true. The environment is a pressing issue, but very few people care enough to do anything

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As humans, should we play God?

Colm Lock asks what right we have to play God as human beings with those born with Down’s syndrome

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The British obsession with Higher Education needs to stop

Luke Williams argues we need to look at other education alternatives to university when people leave school

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Charlie Hebdo’s cartoon is not what you think

Lioui Benhamou attempts to diffuse the controversy surrounding Charlie Hebdo’s latest divisive cartoon

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“To hunt or not to hunt?” – A rebuttal

Alister Pearson offers a reply to Colm Lock’s previous suggestion that the hunting ban should be left in the hands of those that it directly affects

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Defend the Freedom of Information Act at universities

We must back what is simply the only way to hold the institutions that have an impact on our lives to account. Stand with The Boar and Warwick Globalist

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To hunt or not to hunt? That is the question. But for who?

Colm Lock attempts to debunk some myths surrounding hunting and suggests the devolution of the debate around its legality is the only way forward

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The oncoming crash

Tristan Parsons on the dangerous ground on which an economic recovery is apparently being built, and the risk this poses in the event of another financial crash