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A culture of objectification, not rape

In a recent article, Catherine argues that the 2014 United States Department of Justice study — which reveals that, on average, one in ...

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A new traditionalism in political debate

Student Union elections, Reclaim the Night, BDS. It is a challenge to escape politics on a student campus. That is, it is ...

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Student elections and ongoing contradictions

I planned to write an article where you think it's about one thing, but it turns out to be satirising something else. ...

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A culture of objectification, not rape

Posted on Mar 20, 2017 1
Photo: Garry Knight @ Flickr

A new traditionalism in political debate

Posted on Mar 20, 2017 2
Photo: amanda wood @Flickr

Student elections and ongoing contradictions

Posted on Mar 20, 2017 3
Photo: Elise Gallagher

A culture of objectification, not rape

We must be more accurate with our definitions of the threats that women face if we are to tackle misogynistic behaviour in public and in private

Photo: Garry Knight @ Flickr

A new traditionalism in political debate

We ought to understand ourselves, then engage with our families, friends, and communities before taking to the streets in rage

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Student elections and ongoing contradictions

Elliott Mills illustrates how continued low voter turnout in Student Union elections is widening the gap between students and those representing them

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The infrastructure and politics of the Curry Mile

The Reclaim the Night march and Wilsmlow Road’s new cycle lanes expose the subtle tensions that exist between the Rusholme and student communities

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Sorry, but Emma Watson is still a feminist

The scandal surrounding Emma Watson’s Vanity Fair cover shoot is just another way to compartmentalise women

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The ‘Before I Die’ blackboard: Iterations and implications

Elliott Mills illustrates how the ‘Before I Die’ blackboard, as well as other everyday features of Oxford Road, is a symbol for the cycle of life and death

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Men must listen to feminists

In the wake of the recent Reclaim the Night protest, David Moseley illustrates a role for men in feminist movements

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A sympathetic view of Milo Yiannopoulos

The left must be more understanding towards the individuals that are attracted to the views of speakers like Yiannopoulos, argues Sam Glover

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Why I’ve dropped out of the University of Manchester

Recent University of Manchester drop out, Edie Walwyn, discusses the possibilities that exist outside our society’s obsession with university education

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Great British matriarchs

Colm Lock looks at how many of Britannia’s greatest rulers were, and continue to be, women

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READ THIS: Pewdiepie and clickbait

As clickbait, personal attacks, and other false reporting flood online journalism, media outlets are becoming increasingly dangerous, writes Joseph Whitfield

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Where will this populism lead us?

Centrists across the Western world must come together in opposition of current political tactics that point us towards an uncertain future, writes Liam O’Brien