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Sunday, November 18, 2018

Protest is Child’s Play

We all know not to play with fire.  It is a basic lesson drummed into us as children alongside ‘do not to take sweets...

The hero system

The media has been buzzing with an extraordinary story these past few days. Felix Baumgartner, a 43-year-old Austrian, broke several world records by skydiving...

The Fourth Estate

Can journalists contradict themselves, and still provide insight? Or should they always choose a side, and remain consistent with that choice for the length...

Hacking away at journalistic integrity

You won’t need me to tell you about the allegations that have led to the closure of the News of the World publication this...

Why You Should Protest RUK Fees

I called hoax on the infamous library masturbation notice the moment I read that the costs of cleaning up "excess semen...must be reflected in tuition...

At risk in St Andrews?

Kathryn Nielsen explores the possibility of installing American university safety measures in St Andrews

Students stand up for Stihler with petition

Some of you will have seen the “Save the Rector” petition produced by the Students’ Association a few weeks ago. On September 4, the...

Scotland, Article 50, and the domination of division

Last week, Holyrood voted to back a second independence referendum. Within a day, Theresa May triggered Article 50. These two historic moments signify the end of one...

Dear Mermaids

Enter J.H. Ramsay. Dressed like a shmuck. Speaks with a New Jersey accent. Like a shmuck. Pronounces the word “water” like “wader”, for instance....

The Logical Invalidity of a Tuition Hike

Is it still possible to mention the words “tuition” and “fees” without sounding like a broken record? Probably not, but at least The Saint is...