Politics USA

Obama is wrong: we need more politics, not less

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Last updated on Jan 28, 2015 at 01:06 PM
Category: Politics USA
British politics Crime and the law

How to prevent terrorism in five easy steps!

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Last updated on Jan 28, 2015 at 01:18 PM
Category: British politics Crime and the law
Education Free speech

University challenge - dare to debate

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Last updated on Jan 28, 2015 at 02:08 PM
Category: Education Free speech
Crime and the law Free speech

Journalists should not be ‘beneath the law’, either

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Last updated on Jan 27, 2015 at 05:32 PM
Category: Crime and the law Free speech
Europe Greece

Syriza’s victory: this is no anti-austerity revolution

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Last updated on Jan 28, 2015 at 02:08 PM
Category: Europe Greece
Abortion Free speech

Pro-choice and pro-free speech: say no to buffer zones

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Last updated on Jan 26, 2015 at 04:28 PM
Category: Abortion Free speech

An Aussie politician has gone off to fight the Islamic State - brilliant

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Last updated on Jan 28, 2015 at 02:07 PM
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Charlie Hebdo Free speech

‘We must have the freedom to offend anyone’

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Last updated on Jan 26, 2015 at 01:09 PM
Category: Charlie Hebdo Free speech

Boris: the only Brit allowed to point a gun at the Islamic State

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Last updated on Jan 26, 2015 at 01:10 PM
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Sport

Holding out for a local hero

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Last updated on Jan 26, 2015 at 01:11 PM
Category: Sport
Arts & Culture Music

Stephen Sondheim: a puzzling genius

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Last updated on Jan 23, 2015 at 07:03 PM
Category: Arts & Culture Music
British politics Iraq Middle East

Waiting for Chilcot

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Last updated on Jan 23, 2015 at 07:04 PM
Category: British politics Iraq Middle East
Charlie Hebdo Down with campus censorship! Free speech

Charlie Hebdo – not safe for Bristol students

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Last updated on Jan 23, 2015 at 07:16 PM
Category: Charlie Hebdo Down with campus censorship! Free speech
Feminism Free speech

Where’s the ‘Je Suis Page 3’ movement?

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Last updated on Jan 23, 2015 at 07:17 PM
Category: Feminism Free speech
British politics Free speech

Britain First: donning the uniform of victimhood

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Last updated on Jan 23, 2015 at 07:19 PM
Category: British politics Free speech
Feminism Free speech

No More Page 3 is no victory for women

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Last updated on Jan 23, 2015 at 07:20 PM
Category: Feminism Free speech
Crime and the law Love and sex

Stuart Kerner: a criminal conviction for being foolish

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Last updated on Jan 23, 2015 at 07:22 PM
Category: Crime and the law Love and sex
Housing

Generation Rent, quit your whinging!

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Last updated on Jan 23, 2015 at 07:22 PM
Category: Housing
Crime and the law Life

From food to sex: what is consent?

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Last updated on Jan 23, 2015 at 07:23 PM
Category: Crime and the law Life
Education

Universities are no place for the anti-terror thought police

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Last updated on Jan 23, 2015 at 07:25 PM
Category: Education
Arts & Culture Film

Oscars scandal: stop this racial policing of art

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Last updated on Jan 23, 2015 at 07:26 PM
Category: Arts & Culture Film
Health Liberties Mental health Smoking

Health zealots have taken over the asylum

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Last updated on Jan 23, 2015 at 07:27 PM
Category: Health Liberties Mental health Smoking

Ministerial whims and the state of education

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Last updated on Jan 16, 2015 at 05:53 PM
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Charlie Hebdo Free speech

‘Charlie Hebdo wouldn’t have survived here’

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Last updated on Jan 19, 2015 at 12:34 PM
Category: Charlie Hebdo Free speech
Charlie Hebdo Free speech Germany

Ich bin Charlie? That’s not enough

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Last updated on Jan 19, 2015 at 12:35 PM
Category: Charlie Hebdo Free speech Germany
Sport

Stephanie Roche is not the world’s best goalscorer

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Last updated on Jan 19, 2015 at 12:50 PM
Category: Sport
Arts & Culture Film

Night at the Museum’s nod to Philip K Dick

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Last updated on Jan 16, 2015 at 04:24 PM
Category: Arts & Culture Film
Feminism Health

Obesity-obsessed policymakers: don’t mind the thigh gap

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Last updated on Jan 16, 2015 at 04:24 PM
Category: Feminism Health
Africa Politics War on Terror

Why is Boko Haram so barbaric?

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Last updated on Jan 20, 2015 at 11:01 AM
Category: Africa Politics War on Terror
Architecture and planning Israel and Palestine

RIBA’s anti-Israel posturing: built on shaky foundations

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Last updated on Jan 16, 2015 at 04:28 PM
Category: Architecture and planning Israel and Palestine
Arts & Culture Film

Enemy: mind-bending cinema

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Last updated on Jan 16, 2015 at 04:28 PM
Category: Arts & Culture Film
Arts & Culture Free speech Liberties Modern life

Reality TV’s moral freakshow

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Last updated on Jan 16, 2015 at 04:34 PM
Category: Arts & Culture Free speech Liberties Modern life
Environment Food

Milk is not cheaper than water

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Last updated on Jan 16, 2015 at 04:29 PM
Category: Environment Food
Euthanasia

The nihilistic liberalism of assisted dying

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Last updated on Jan 16, 2015 at 04:30 PM
Category: Euthanasia
British politics Charlie Hebdo Religion and atheism

Je suis Charlie? Then challenge the Islamophobia industry

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Last updated on Jan 16, 2015 at 04:31 PM
Category: British politics Charlie Hebdo Religion and atheism
Arts & Culture Free speech Liberties

Sia: pop’s Lolita moment

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Last updated on Jan 16, 2015 at 04:35 PM
Category: Arts & Culture Free speech Liberties
British politics Environment

The Greens are pro-immigration? Pull the other one

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Last updated on Jan 16, 2015 at 04:35 PM
Category: British politics Environment

An alternative lesson from London schools

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Last updated on Jan 22, 2015 at 09:06 AM
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Charlie Hebdo Free speech

From ‘Je suis Charlie’ to ‘Nous Sommes Voltaire’

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Last updated on Jan 16, 2015 at 04:37 PM
Category: Charlie Hebdo Free speech
Charlie Hebdo War on Terror

Charlie Hebdo: is Islam to blame?

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Last updated on Jan 16, 2015 at 04:39 PM
Category: Charlie Hebdo War on Terror
Charlie Hebdo War on Terror

Charlie Hebdo: more security isn’t the solution

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Last updated on Jan 16, 2015 at 04:39 PM
Category: Charlie Hebdo War on Terror
France Free speech Liberties

What if Charlie Hebdo had been published in Britain?

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Last updated on Jan 16, 2015 at 04:40 PM
Category: France Free speech Liberties
Arts & Culture Film

Birdman: a masterclass in pointless pretension

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Last updated on Jan 13, 2015 at 11:59 AM
Category: Arts & Culture Film
Europe France Religion and atheism

Paris and beyond: Europe is at war with itself

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Last updated on Jan 12, 2015 at 12:22 PM
Category: Europe France Religion and atheism
Crime and the law Feminism Sport

Football needs to grow a pair and defend Ched Evans

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Last updated on Jan 12, 2015 at 12:29 PM
Category: Crime and the law Feminism Sport
Books & Essays Obituaries review of books, January 2015

Ulrich Beck and the turn against modernity

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Last updated on Jan 10, 2015 at 01:07 PM
Category: Books & Essays Obituaries review of books, January 2015
Food GM food USA

GM food: time to devour the benefits

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Last updated on Jan 09, 2015 at 05:23 PM
Category: Food GM food USA
Charlie Hebdo France Free speech Politics War on Terror

Charlie Hebdo: Combattons pour le droit d’être offensant

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Last updated on Jan 13, 2015 at 11:19 AM
Category: Charlie Hebdo France Free speech Politics War on Terror
Drink and drugs

The drugs debate needs an injection of principle

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Last updated on Jan 10, 2015 at 12:43 PM
Category: Drink and drugs
Arts & Culture Free speech

Moral Panic 2.0: the era of progressive censorship

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Last updated on Jan 10, 2015 at 12:42 PM
Category: Arts & Culture Free speech
Health Parents and kids Science and technology Social policy and the welfare state

Egg freezing won’t solve our childcare problem

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Last updated on Jan 09, 2015 at 04:21 PM
Category: Health Parents and kids Science and technology Social policy and the welfare state
Education Free speech Liberties

The academy’s first freedom fighters

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Last updated on Jan 09, 2015 at 04:22 PM
Category: Education Free speech Liberties
Crime and the law Sport

This persecution of Ched Evans is medieval

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Last updated on Jan 09, 2015 at 04:58 PM
Category: Crime and the law Sport
Science and technology

Vesalius: the 500th birthday of a scientific revolutionary

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Last updated on Jan 09, 2015 at 04:24 PM
Category: Science and technology
Life Mental health

‘Justice for Leelah’: behold the new, PC intolerance

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Last updated on Jan 06, 2015 at 12:04 PM
Category: Life Mental health
Europe Greece

Butt out, Brussels – let the Greek people speak

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Last updated on Jan 06, 2015 at 12:07 PM
Category: Europe Greece
Environment Religion and atheism

Pope Francis: preaching the green gospel

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Last updated on Jan 06, 2015 at 12:13 PM
Category: Environment Religion and atheism
Free speech Liberties Politics

Trail-blazers, risk-takers and rule-breakers: our people of the year

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Last updated on Jan 05, 2015 at 01:14 PM
Category: Free speech Liberties Politics
Arts & Culture Race

Iggy Azalea is not the new Al Jolson

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Last updated on Jan 05, 2015 at 01:11 PM
Category: Arts & Culture Race
review of books, December 2014

Viz - still the biz

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Last updated on Jan 05, 2015 at 01:10 PM
Category: review of books, December 2014
Politics Science and technology

10 kickass things humanity did in 2014

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Last updated on Jan 02, 2015 at 12:16 PM
Category: Politics Science and technology
Abortion Liberties

Why anti-abortion protesters must Back Off

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Last updated on Jan 02, 2015 at 12:17 PM
Category: Abortion Liberties
Arts & Culture

Why shouldn’t the Tate take oil money?

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Last updated on Jan 02, 2015 at 12:19 PM
Category: Arts & Culture
Race USA

Stop treating black students as victims

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Last updated on Jan 02, 2015 at 12:00 AM
Category: Race USA
Free speech Life

Microaggression: desperately seeking discrimination

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Last updated on Jan 02, 2015 at 07:48 AM
Category: Free speech Life
Crime and the law

The ‘I believers’: a law unto themselves

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Last updated on Jan 02, 2015 at 07:49 AM
Category: Crime and the law
British politics

A year of fear for British political leaders

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Last updated on Jan 02, 2015 at 07:50 AM
Category: British politics
Politics Russia Syria Ukraine USA

The year the Culture Wars went global

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Last updated on Jan 02, 2015 at 07:52 AM
Category: Politics Russia Syria Ukraine USA
Free speech Politics

2014’s mantra: ‘I feel hurt, therefore I censor’

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Last updated on Jan 02, 2015 at 07:54 AM
Category: Free speech Politics
Arts & Culture Free speech

The year of the cultural colonialist

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Last updated on Jan 02, 2015 at 07:55 AM
Category: Arts & Culture Free speech
Free speech

In 2015, have cojones: say no to self-censorship

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Last updated on Dec 29, 2014 at 02:49 PM
Category: Free speech
Arts & Culture

Our cultural highs and lows of 2014

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Last updated on Jan 02, 2015 at 08:03 AM
Category: Arts & Culture

Videogames: 2014’s stars and stinkers

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Last updated on Dec 29, 2014 at 02:54 PM
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Video

The Christmas gameshow with a difference

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Last updated on Dec 29, 2014 at 02:52 PM
Category: Video
Energy Science and technology USA

This ban is a fracking outrage

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Last updated on Dec 23, 2014 at 01:07 PM
Category: Energy Science and technology USA
Crime and the law War on Terror

Torture report: war is no place for the law

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Last updated on Dec 24, 2014 at 02:48 PM
Category: Crime and the law War on Terror
Crime and the law Domestic violence

Beware Theresa May’s relationship police

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Last updated on Dec 23, 2014 at 02:49 PM
Category: Crime and the law Domestic violence
review of books, December 2014

‘We’re living in a tyranny of like-mindedness’

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Last updated on Dec 22, 2014 at 08:51 AM
Category: review of books, December 2014
review of books, December 2014

A manifesto for the right to abortion

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Last updated on Dec 22, 2014 at 08:52 AM
Category: review of books, December 2014
review of books, December 2014

And the Book of the Year Award goes to…

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Last updated on Dec 19, 2014 at 12:20 PM
Category: review of books, December 2014
review of books, December 2014

Van Gogh’s deeply human letters

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Last updated on Dec 19, 2014 at 11:59 AM
Category: review of books, December 2014
review of books, December 2014

The Dog, Dubai and Eastern fantasies

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Last updated on Dec 19, 2014 at 11:59 AM
Category: review of books, December 2014
Abortion Books & Essays review of books, December 2014

‘It’s about time someone said abortion is a social good’

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Last updated on Jan 05, 2015 at 01:17 PM
Category: Abortion Books & Essays review of books, December 2014
Anti-Semitism Down with campus censorship! Free speech Israel and Palestine

‘We don’t feel welcome in our own universities’

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Last updated on Dec 22, 2014 at 02:04 PM
Category: Anti-Semitism Down with campus censorship! Free speech Israel and Palestine
Australia War on Terror

The Sydney siege: an act of evil

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Last updated on Dec 19, 2014 at 04:15 PM
Category: Australia War on Terror
Environment

Lima climate talks: it’s all about the process

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Last updated on Dec 19, 2014 at 03:46 PM
Category: Environment
Arts & Culture Crime and the law

Serial: the limits to reasonable doubt

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Last updated on Dec 19, 2014 at 03:48 PM
Category: Arts & Culture Crime and the law
After Copenhagen debate Environment

Hands off the human footprint!

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Last updated on Dec 19, 2014 at 03:50 PM
Category: After Copenhagen debate Environment
Education

We need to open the academic mind

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Last updated on Dec 19, 2014 at 03:51 PM
Category: Education
British politics Life

Cereal Killer controversy: in defence of hipsters

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Last updated on Dec 19, 2014 at 03:53 PM
Category: British politics Life
Crime and the law

The myth of Grayling’s ‘book ban’

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Last updated on Dec 19, 2014 at 03:54 PM
Category: Crime and the law
Europe For Europe, Against the EU

Francis popes the EU bubble

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Last updated on Dec 19, 2014 at 03:56 PM
Category: Europe For Europe, Against the EU
British politics Slavery and trafficking

The myth of a slavery epidemic

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Last updated on Dec 19, 2014 at 04:18 PM
Category: British politics Slavery and trafficking
Australia War on Terror

After the Sydney siege, the clash of the fearmongers

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Last updated on Dec 19, 2014 at 04:13 PM
Category: Australia War on Terror
Arts & Culture Education Life

The future of libraries – no books, no knowledge

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Last updated on Dec 19, 2014 at 04:02 PM
Category: Arts & Culture Education Life
Drink and drugs Life

Wetherspoons: the prole pub snobs love to picket

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Last updated on Dec 19, 2014 at 04:03 PM
Category: Drink and drugs Life
Feminism

The war on rape: the logic of the lynch mob returns

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Last updated on Dec 19, 2014 at 04:06 PM
Category: Feminism
USA

UVA scandal: fight for the right to fraternise

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Last updated on Dec 19, 2014 at 04:08 PM
Category: USA
Crime and the law USA

Why Mark Wahlberg should be free to leave his past behind

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Last updated on Dec 12, 2014 at 04:47 PM
Category: Crime and the law USA
British politics

Farage and Brand: cut from the same cynical cloth

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Last updated on Dec 12, 2014 at 04:48 PM
Category: British politics