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Beef ban on campus, my apologies for not co-signing

As some of you may have heard, on Thursday a motion was passed titled as follows: “Motion to cease the sale of all beef products in Students’ Association Cafes and Restaurants”. The petition to cease such sales had over 530 signatories. What this means is that the motion will now go to an online ballot.  […]

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The role of language in national identity

“A court of human rights cannot allow itself to suffer from historical Alzheimer’s. It has no right to disregard the cultural continuum of a nation’s flow through time, nor to ignore what over the centuries served to mould and define the profile of a people…No supranational court has any business substituting its own ethical mock-ups […]

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Could the Green New Deal be a uniting force for progressives?

In May this year, Yanis Varoufakis proudly announced the unifying Green New Deal and the green agenda. “This is a great opportunity for progressives across Europe to unite around a doable, radical but at the same time moderate agenda … It can be for progressives what immigration and racism is to the rightists,” he said. […]

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Racism in Italian football proving increasingly stubborn

Romelu Lukaku’s transfer to Internazionale Milano has shown that he can still score goals. Yet with his move has come a stark reminder of the racism plaguing Italian football. “We understand that it could have seemed racist to you but it is not like that. In Italy we use some ‘ways’ only to ‘help our […]