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Wednesday, September 19, 2018

CARnage

The Central African Republic (CAR), a country roughly the size of Texas with about a sixth of its population, descended into chaos last week...

The fate of the new Kenyan president, the legitimacy of the...

The election of any new president is a time of change for a nation, and Kenya is no different. Uhuru Kenyatta, 51, stood tall...

The Petraeus affair

General Petraeus was not terribly popular with the international media until recently. Even though he was in charge with revamping the United States’ war...

Supreme Court of the United States issues two major decisions on...

The United States Supreme Court ruled on its most contentious cases of the session today regarding equality under the law for same-sex couples. The...

Our town: Not the place for women’s issues?

An isolated university town with a phallocratic past, home to a male dominated sport and plenty of gentlemen’s clubs: does St Andrews lack an...

Cameron’s latest speech divides Europe

The European Union (EU) has become a topic of lively debate following Prime Minister, David Cameron’s speech (23/01/2013) about holding a referendum in the...

Scotland and same-sex marriage

“There are too many kids out there suffering from bullying, rejection, or simply being mistreated because of who they are. Too many dropouts. Too...

A new Cuban age on the horizon?

On February 25, Raul Castro, Cuba’s president, announced that he will step down at the end of his five year presidential term in 2018,...

The Division of Sudan

In Southern Sudan, the Sudanese people voted 98.83% in favour of splitting from the North in the January referendum. From the past record of...

The exhumation of Arafat

Yasir Arafat, revered former Chairman of the Palestinian Liberalization Organization (PLO) and former President of the Palestinian National Authority (PNA), is somewhat of a...