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Sunday, February 17, 2019

On the bravery of women

St Andrews was lucky to recently host ‘feministas en resistancia’ Mercédes Laínez and Evelyn Cueller, who attended the SLAS conference to speak about the...

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...

Letter to the Rector

Ahead of new rector Catherine Stihler's installation tomorrow, former rector Kevin Dunion shares his tips for the Drag

Leymah Gbowee comes to St Andrews

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

President Obama Attempts to Settle the Gun Debate with Camp David...

Earlier this month, The White House sought to end questions about President Obama’s experience with guns by releasing a photo of him skeet shooting...

Syrian crisis faces political impasse

International efforts to address Syria’s worsening humanitarian crisis have been piecemeal and continue to confront severe obstacles both diplomatically and on the ground. At the...

Scotland In Union

Julia Bennett sat down with the founding members of the very first student branch of national organisation Scotland In Union, to touch-base on all things politics, and its presence in our daily lives.

Politics of a Feminist Conference

It may not seem like the most exciting way of spending Reading Week, but sitting in a room with several hundred feminists was an...

Anti-austerity strikes sweep across Europe

A wide outbreak of anti-austerity strikes swept across cities in Europe, such as Madrid and Lisbon, on Wednesday 14 November, as the result of...

Serbia’s one step forward and two steps back

A gay pride march was planned to be held in Belgrade, Serbia this October. Not surprisingly, it was cancelled. On October 3, the Prime...