Holocaust Memorial Day is commemorated internationally, but what is the true significance of this date, and why is it vital to remember atrocities of the past?
With an abundance of films glorifying war or depicting its experience in a distorted way, accurate portraying war in cinema is more important than ever before
Anna Jin interviews the award-winning playwright Winsome Pinnock ahead of her play Rockets and Blue Lights
The council’s decision to erect a statue to commemorate Gandhi has caused a lot of controversy, Nimo Omer discusses the need to look at these issues with more nuance
Nimo Omer explores the cultural history of Somalia and it’s erasure from modern political discourse
Jack Greeney visits the SU Steve Biko exhibition, and contemplates the University’s history of divestment with regards to current divestment campaigns
Erin McKay – Werner Herzog explores the rise and fall of the eighth and final Premier of the Soviet Union, Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev.
Alex Moores explores the vibrant history of north campus, and its growth alongside industry and scientific research in Manchester.
With LGBT History Month approaching, Jessica Blair takes a look at the upcoming events aiming to celebrate Manchester’s diverse community in a time of political adversity
King Peter of Portugal killed because of love, but is it really all that? Laura Thompson questions whether love is really as important as it is made out to be
Serafina Kenny argues changing school curriculums is the best way to stamp out racism
The new platform will reveal all the previously archived collections at the university
Alia Nawaz reviews Akala’s politically-charged book Natives
Alexander Candlin argues that slavery reparation payments to compensate for the actions of those in the 18th century are no way for us to learn from the past
In the wake of International Women’s Day, The Mancunion takes time to recognise the outstanding contributions female scientists have made
Anna McFadzean explores menstruation throughout history, and the exhibition focused on society’s complex relationship with periods
Sophia Ashby delves into the history of Valentine’s Day, because all relationships have complicated pasts.