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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,...

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...

United we stand: St Andrews comes together in the wake of...

    It is a timeline of events that has now become infamous. In the late evening of Friday, 13 November, an escalating catastrophe of chilling...

Big shoes to fill

The process is underway to find our new principal 

Review: the St Andrews Foreign Affairs Conference: ‘War on Terror: What...

Taylor Carey reviews the FAS’ academic conference, featuring an impressive array of speakers

Crisis in Ukraine: Russia’s annexation of Crimea

The situation in Ukraine has rapidly become one of the 21st century’s defining challenges. The crisis will likely have major ramifications for Russia, Europe,...

The gun law low-down

The deal with US gun laws On 14 December, 2012 the second-deadliest mass shooting in American history took place--a gunman murdered twenty-six people with an...

The United Kingdom: Great power or not?

Throughout modern British history there has been continuous periods of debate over whether or not Britain is still a great power. Last month the...

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.

The White House defends policy on drones

This past week the United States Department of Justice released a sixteen-page memo defending the Obama Administration’s targeting of Al Qaeda operatives through drone...