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Socialism: the dirty word of American politics

Socialism. The label has been thrown around by conservatives and liberals alike to shame and ostracise those who propose plans such as universal healthcare coverage, social security or trade union. President Trump often used it as a rallying cry...

University: meritocracy or money?

In the States, applying to college can be the most stressful event in a young person’s life. It seems that twelve years of education, numerous extracurricular activities, volunteering, and weekend jobs all culminate in two deciding numbers: a...

A sharing revolution

If you wander down Bread Street you’ll stumble into the focal point of the next revolution. Modern consumer capitalism feeds us, clothes us, washes us and moulds us. But at the back of our heads, there’s the creeping sensation that it’s...

The Student Newspaper 2016