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Sunday, July 21, 2019

A Constitutional Mandate

Every generation lives within its own historical matrix. It has its own demographics, its own economic system, military complexes, global affairs, and religious assumptions....

Vapid Politicians

An article in the last edition of the Saint, titled “Elite Versus Common”, confirmed a fear I have held for some time now. The...

Universities are for Everyone

The last issue of The Saint published an article penned by David Earnshaw titled “Universities are not for Everyone." While I think that the...

Come On Prude Boy, Can You Give It Up?

Celebrities are the philosophers and spiritual guides of the 21st century. They sit on the pedestals we’ve built for them, role models for how...

The Perks of a ‘McArts’ Degree

I do not study sciences, Medicine, or maths. My Arts degree is not one of the acceptable ‘job-ready’ subjects such as Economics, Management, Languages,...

Mother Teresa- Humanitarian, Saviour, Fraudster

Who was Mother Teresa? Ask anyone on the street, and they will likely spout some vagaries about caring for the poor and marginalized. Wikipedia...

Old Trends

The fashion industry loves a gimmick: Gaultier placed plus size models in amongst the size zero norm; Marc Jacobs employs transgender models; McQueen has...

Logging Into Love

In a world where online ‘poking’ and ‘winking’ act as substitutes for actual conversation, it is no surprise that chatting online constitutes as a...

I < / 3 Newspeak

Dictionaries, by their own definition, are the touchstones of our vocabulary, allowing us to source any word at the flick of a page. They...

Governance versus Scholarship

The previous edition of the Saint featured an insightful piece by Nick Cassella entitled Elitism versus common, in which he exposed the hypocrisy evidenced...