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0161 Festival: an interview with the founder of Manchester’s anti-fascist festival

The festival seeks to seeks to unite communities and break down cultural barriers

Photo: Yasmin Duggal

Live: Neighbourhood Festival 07/10/17

Neighbourhood returned to Manchester, taking over 12 venues across the city and showcasing new talent

Photo: Austin Evolving @ Flickr

Top 5: Post-Freshers Comedown

Freshers is over and the fact that you’ve got a 9am tomorrow physically hurts. Flop down into your beanbag chair for the Mancunion’s top five songs for the post-freshers comedown

Should religious leaders have such a high profile role in international politics? Photo: United Nations Photo @Flickr

A presidential Pope is unhelpful

In a secular world should the Pope be talking about matters and issues that are usually dealt with by national governments?


Strict university security at MDU Israel debate

University imposes strict quotas on one of the most controversial and subscribed-to events to take place on campus—the MDU’s Israel debate

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Live: Peace

Zakk Brown gets down with Peace’s indie extravaganza at the Deaf Institute

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Interview: Peace

Peace’s Dom and Doug talk genitalia, failing A-levels and bright futures with Zakk Brown

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Interview: Peace

Peace talk touring, Happy People and drinking with Bombay Bicycle Club

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Album: Peace – Happy People

Peace tread funky new ground on their sophomore LP

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Live: Peace

Peace don’t take any risks, faultlessly churning out classic summer anthems

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Interview: Peace

The Birmingham up-and-comers talk Skrillex, Record Store Day and keeping things fun


Interview: Django Django

The NME Awards tour bill-toppers met Joe Goggins to talk Tarantino, Mercury nods and being the world’s unlikeliest headliners