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Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Kate Kennedy Speaks

The Kate Kennedy Procession marched through town last Saturday; complete with men dressed in drag and ponies on parade. This procession is the crown...

US elections forerun 2014 midterms

At the polls in early November, New York City voters chose a mayor, while Virginia and New Jersey elected and re-elected governors. The elections...

Inside the principal’s office

From 1413 until 1747, the University of St Andrews was comprised of three colleges – St Salvator’s, St Leonard’s and St Mary’s - each...

An open letter to my donors: One scholarship recipient shares what...

Dear contributors to the R&A Ransome Trust: Last year I received a very generous postgraduate scholarship from you, which enabled me to live and study...

Obama’s State of the Union address fails to excite Americans

On 28 January, President Obama delivered his fifth State of the Union address. His hour-long speech focused mainly on reaffirming the possibility of the...

Syria and the UK’s ‘no’ vote

On the eve of Thursday 29th August, the British Prime Minster David Cameron faced political humiliation as his proposed motion for military intervention in...

Merkel in Greece

The Greek police estimate that some 50, 000 people defied a ban on demonstrations to protest against Angela Merkel’s first visit since the 2009...

Honouring the legacy of Nelson Mandela

Cyprien Pearson reflects on Nelson Mandela's life and legacy

Should we stay or should we go?

Considering the pros and cons of a Brexit

UN to send peacekeepers to the Central African Republic

The Security Council voted unanimously on 10 April to send 12,000 United Nations peacekeepers to the Central African Republic (CAR), which had burst into...