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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

Photo: MANIFF

Erin McKay – Werner Herzog explores the rise and fall of the eighth and final Premier of the Soviet Union, Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev.

Photo: Max Pixel @ Public Domain

Anna McFadzean explores menstruation throughout history, and the exhibition focused on society’s complex relationship with periods

Photo: David Teniers @ Public Domain

Sophia Ashby delves into the history of Valentine’s Day, because all relationships have complicated pasts.

Photo: Insomnia Cured Here @Flickr

Review: Stan and Ollie

Jon S. Baird’s Stan and Ollie (2018) is a sweet reminder of the humanity behind humour, and the pleasure of those who make us laugh, and love.