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Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Scotland’s search for a currency

Recent developments in the referendum debate have centred on economics and money. Specifically, the question of which currency an independent Scotland would use has...

The staggering effects of the US government shutdown

On 1 October 2013, the United States government partially shut down after Congress failed to pass a budget for the 2014 fiscal year. Without...

Où est le président bling-bling?

After losing to the socialist Francois Hollande in France’s presidential elections in May, Nicolas Sarkozy—along with his model wife, Carla Bruni—was ousted from the...

Kerry takes international tour for action on climate change

Earlier this year, the United States and China released a joint statement in which both countries committed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Steps that...

Leymah Gbowee comes to St Andrews

She is the founder and president of the Gbowee Peace Foundation Africa

Web Exclusive: Interview with Occupy Wall Street Activist Yotam Moram

1. What is the organizational infrastructure of OWS? Do you think the massive expansion of OWS movements all over the world can lead to...

The Saint’s guide to Scottish independence

We present each side’s arguments along with our thoughts to help you make an informed decision

Pussy riot proves problematic for Putin’s ‘democracy’

In mid-August the controversy surrounding the legitimacy of Pussy Riot’s conviction brought Russia’s already questionable freedom of speech back into the spotlight. Pussy Riot...

Ibrahim Award fails to gain winner

It has recently been announced that the Mo Ibrahim Award for excellent African leadership will go unclaimed in 2012. Why, you ask? As Ibrahim...

2012 US Presidential Summer Outlook

With the remaining Republican Presidential rival dropping out last week, Mitt Romney is now the undisputed Republican nominee for the President of the United...