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Saturday, May 25, 2019

In-genuine power

This writer remembers the time when he was a Fresher during this magical period known to many as Fresher’s Week. It was a carefree...

DEVIL’S ADVOCATE: Should sex sell?

Sarah Whaley and Emma Hinds discuss sex in advertising

Speak Now or Forever Hold Your Piece (of the Pie)

Revising Plato’s Republic for Philosophy, I came across the concept of ‘the noble lie’. For Plato, in his ideal state, the class system would...

St Andrews needs a dose of perspective

As we approach the holiday season, all is not calm, all is not bright. Bombs fly in the Middle East, the US faces a...

Disappearing act: the mystery of MH370

Ellen Ridsdale ponders on the “entertainment value” of such a catastrophic mystery

DEVIL’S ADVOCATE: Should we legalise weed?

Nick Cassela and Emma Hinds debates the issue of legalizing cannabis

What we can learn from Mean Girls

“On October 3, he asked me what day it was.” So said the 18-year-old Lindsay Lohan in her role as Cady Harren in Mean...

Religion is the Training Wheels of Society

We can all remember riding a bicycle with training wheels during our youth. It was an exciting ride, one that we loved dearly. Yet,...

Remember: Drug use is a crime, and funds crime.

Max Waller, in an addendum to Kaitlin Shaw's article on drug abuse, points out that the use of drugs is a crime and facilitates crime.

The anorexia paradox

Christy O'Neil shares her story on her fight with anorexia and discusses the disease's definitional issues.