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Thursday, June 20, 2019

The Pill: Free Love?

When oral contraceptives, or as they are more commonly known ’The Pill’, hit the market in 1960, women became more empowered than ever before....

Busting the myth of the Calais jungle

Two blondes in a small blue car drive into the refugee camp. Is this a new blonde joke? Seeking out the high vis-jacketed volunteers,...

10 Questions with Dr Robin Bunce

Features editor Emma Freer sits down with Cambridge professor, political historian and invited lecturer for Black History Month, Dr Robin Bunce. Dr Bunce will be...

Out in St Andrews

The hate mail recently sent to the University’s LGBT society, described as “shocking” and “impossible to not take personally ”, has given rise to...

Public Finances in Independent Scotland

Raisa Muhtar reflects on the latest "Transforming Scotland" lecture from Dr Craig Dalzell, on the potential financial circumstances and feasibility of an independent Scotland.

US military drone controversy continues

The other week, thousands of Pakistanis, led by cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan, rose in protest against the use of drones in Pakistan. Drones, unmanned planes following...

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie in trouble over special election

The New Jersey Supreme Court will evaluate the legality of a mid-October special election to fill the state’s vacant U.S. Senate seat. Gov. Chris...

A look back at the US Supreme Court’s landmark decisions this...

June 2013 has been a busy month for the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS). Between 13 and 26 June, SCOTUS released rulings...

The Final Countdown: the development of Brexit polls and media headlines

The Saint brings you a timeline of significant dates and statistics from both sides of the EU Referendum campaign.

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...