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Corbyn's terrible TV debate strategy

Jeremy Corbyn has announced he will not take part in TV debates unless Theresa May also agrees to participate. The Prime Minister has ...

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Politicians are humans too

British politics has been somewhat of a rollercoaster since the EU referendum. Article 50 is set to be triggered this month. Internal ...

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The NHS needs a digital healthcare revolution

A unified health care system to take care of an entire nation, especially one as large as the United Kingdom, often seems ...

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Corbyn's terrible TV debate strategy

Posted on Apr 27, 2017 1
Photo: garryknight @ Flickr

Politicians are humans too

Posted on Mar 21, 2017 2
Photo: Jisc

The NHS needs a digital healthcare revolution

Posted on Feb 24, 2017 3
Image: Global Justice Now @ Flickr

Corbyn’s terrible TV debate strategy

Refusing to take part in TV debates without Theresa May was a bad idea from Jeremy Corbyn

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Politicians are humans too

Our representatives aren’t the cold-blooded reptiles that some like to imagine

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The NHS needs a digital healthcare revolution

Artificial intelligence is just one of the ground-breaking technologies that could transform NHS healthcare

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How social media is sculpting politics

The combination of constant encounter with (often shallow) political views on social media platforms and recurring political shocks is shaping the politics of the younger generation

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Homeless in Manchester: “It’s nice to see a face”

Homelessness is a prevalent issue in Manchester, but volunteering at shelters like Crisis can make a big difference

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Bye Bye Bercow

Colm Lock argues that Parliament should retain its various traditions, and that those who oppose it ought to leave

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Stoke-Central will test post-Brexit Labour

With the Stoke-Central by-election on the horizon, Opinion Writer Cameron Broome gives a political weather forecast: Cloudy with a chance of purple rain

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The new Special Relationship

The renewed strength and respect of the Special Relationship can do good for both our countries in times of political unease

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Three reasons to oppose the Boycott Israel movement

In light of the SU’s decision to endorse the BDS campaign, Sam Glover asks whether the global boycott movement is the best route to progress

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The forging of Tony Blair

Elliott Mills ponders whether Tony Blair deserves a second chance in UK politics

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Blairites should not be so self-assured

After Tony Blair hints at a return to British politics, Sam Glover outlines the key constituents that Labour need to win over if they are to be electorally successful

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Two slogans that define our world

Ollie Potter looks at how the results of the Brexit referendum and the US Election were surprising yet anticipated; the people are sick of the status quo