EUSA condemns Israeli Government but cannot fly Palestinian flag from Teviot EUSA condemns Israeli Government but cannot fly Palestinian flag from Teviot
Jawbone Arch to be removed and Jawbone Walk reopened Jawbone Arch to be removed and Jawbone Walk reopened
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Craven, not tokenistic: Britain’s conservative establishment takes a step towards gender equity

If Margaret Thatcher’s greatest achievement was New Labour, New Labour’s greatest accomplishment might just be Nicky Morgan and Liz Truss. Yesterday, it was announced that the General Synod of the Church of England voted to allow female bishops and that the Government was reshuffling two major ministries to prominent female […]

Features The Untold Genius of Patrick Geddes

The Untold Genius of Patrick Geddes

                    Spot the connection: Edinburgh Zoo; the Camera Obscura; the Scottish Poetry Library; the Royal Botanic Gardens. These well-known Edinburgh attractions are linked not just by their high score on TripAdvisor but through their links with Patrick Geddes. Known as the […]

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Has flying abroad become more of an obligation?

Airport lounges, browsing duty-free, family squabbles, delays, a ten-hour wait for your connection, ploughing through your book. Those who fall under the heading of ‘frequent-flyers’ are all too familiar with this conveyor belt structure of airports, starting from online check-in right up to the flight safety demonstration. While we might […]

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Scotland’s Time Lords

Peter Capaldi is currently creating headlines in his role as Time Lord, but unbeknownst to many there has been another Scot over 200 years ago who truly changed our perspective on time and the history of the earth. James Hutton played an important part in the Scottish enlightenment with his […]

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EUSA condemns Israeli Government but cannot fly Palestinian flag from Teviot
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EUSA condemns Israeli Government but cannot fly Palestinian flag from Teviot

Edinburgh University Students’ Association’s (EUSA) Sabbatical Officers have released a statement condemning the Israeli Government’s military assault on Gaza. Despite the statement, EUSA has contended that it is unable to fly the Palestinian flag from Teviot Row House, due to “safety concerns in the Bristo Square area”. Earlier this week, […]

Jawbone Arch to be removed and Jawbone Walk reopened
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Jawbone Arch to be removed and Jawbone Walk reopened

The City of Edinburgh Council has appointed conservators to undertake the removal of the Jawbone Arch in the Meadows. According to the City of Edinburgh Council, the arch, which sits on the south side of the Meadows, at the opening to Jawbone Walk, will be removed in time for the […]

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Craven, not tokenistic: Britain’s conservative establishment takes a step towards gender equity

If Margaret Thatcher’s greatest achievement was New Labour, New Labour’s greatest accomplishment might just be Nicky Morgan and Liz Truss. Yesterday, it was announced that the General Synod of the Church of England voted to allow female bishops and that the Government was reshuffling two major ministries to prominent female […]

Interview with Joanna Gruesome guitarist George
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Interview with Joanna Gruesome guitarist George

  Catching up with old school friends always follows a similar format; you ask how uni is going, talk about summer plans, and then swiftly move on the discuss who out of your year group is now electronically tagged. Catching up with George was far more depressing than your average […]

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It’s time to tackle the gender binary

This week, Germany became the first country in Europe to allow for babies born with both male and female characteristics to be registered with a third ‘intermediate’ gender on birth certificates. This is an admirable step in the right direction. Germany deserves international praise for setting a new precedent in […]