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Sunak Science: Latest cabinet reshuffle
With the creation of a new cabinet position and Department for Science, Innovation and Technology, we take a look at how politics influences scientific advancement and the current issues facing UK researchers.
Vaccine rollout: The government’s last shot
Will the UK’s vaccine rollout be the much-needed weapon in the government’s arsenal to win back popular support or will it be another blunder waiting to happen?
“I don’t feel safe at all”: Manchester’s EU students speak out
The October Brexit deadilne is fast approaching, but it’s been 117 days since the University updated its guidance for EU students considering studying here
Exclusive: Risk assessment reveals how UoM could be impacted by a no-deal Brexit
A new document seen by The Mancunion sets out potential problems that UoM might face if the UK crashes out of the European Union without a deal on the 29th of March
EU: Friend or Foe?
The Chancellor of the Exchequer condemns the EU “the enemy” as Manchester benefits from its kindness
Catalan referendum: illegal protest or reclaiming a homeland?
Catalonia holds a referendum to vote on becoming an independent republic. Labelled as ‘illegal’ by the EU and denied by the Spanish Government entirely, the Catalonians are seen as rebellious teenagers of Spain
Angela Rayner: hard Brexit cannot be allowed to undercut universities
Shadow Education Secretary argues that “Labour respects the result of the referendum but rejects the view of many hard-line Tories of a Brexit at any cost”
EXCLUSIVE: Alastair Campbell urges students to take action on Brexit
Alastair Campbell calls for Manchester students to attend the upcoming ‘Stop Brexit’ protest to show “depth of concern and anger about Brexit”
Brexit and Indyref2 leaves the future of EU students in Scotland unclear
Leaving the EU could put huge financial pressure on Scotland to continue providing free education to non-UK EU students after Brexit
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
Liveblog—The EU referendum: An academic persective
Liam Kelly, our Features Editor, guides you through the second Mancunion Live event—on the EU referendum—in case you can’t make it in person
Was Hilary Benn right to evoke the ‘F’ word?
Simon Youel discusses whether Benn’s evocation of fascism was an attempt to appeal to a deep-seated fear
Leaving the EU: The case from the left
Ben Farren discusses how the EU’s neo-liberal, corporatist agenda has polluted the organisation to its very core