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Greenwashing the past or rightfully celebrating achievements?

The University divests from fossil fuels after years of student pressure As of February 2021, the University of Edinburgh’s direct investment in fossil fuel companies is zero. The Student spoke to the student activists who helped make this happen to get their perspective on how we got here. First, some context. The journey to divestment […]

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We must act more in honour of those who fall for social change

Soad Ham was a student leader in a movement which protests against policies currently being pushed by Honduras’ education minister. These would change learning hours meaning students would walk home from their schools in the evening through busy, potentially dangerous cities. Soad Ham was involved with a movement which is fundamentally concerned with safeguarding our […]