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Last resort: was Trump right to pick his own golf retreat to host G7 summit?

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Trump’s actions are often unpredictable, but something that can be anticipated is his abuse of presidential privilege. After all, it is hard to believe he chose Trump...

Newcastle vs Northumbria: bit of banter or closeted classism?

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Our writers discuss whether the Newcastle-Northumbria rivalry is a harmless joke or a symptom of classism....

Will we Always be transphobic?

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Victoria Osho on Always's decision to remove the Venus symbol from their products, and what it teaches us about intolerance...

Why another Brexit extension is a good idea

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Whilst the process of Brexit seems neverending, an eternal Brexit is infinitely preferable to crashing out of the EU with no deal. Having yet another extension to our leave,...

No, Mr. Hurst, special needs statements are no “Golden Ticket”

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Joe Holloran gives us his take on the controversial comments made in The Times by Greg Hurst....

Trump withdraws from Paris Agreement, Accord-ing to Sources

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For some years, many have seen the Republicans as America’s anti-green party, which – at least in historical terms – isn’t entirely fair: even some of the die-hard...

Does social media sway public opinion in politics?

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It needs to be noted that, while it’s easy to blame technology for today’s problems, through history humans have consistently proved their ability to divide, with or without...

Should buses to uni be free?

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Comment editor Joe Molander questions whether our university is behind when it comes to supporting commuting students....

Super Saturday: the People’s Vote March, Boris vs Bercow, and more Brexit delays

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Joe Andrews reports the People's Vote March and the implications it may have for UK politics...

Roasts, Toasts and Soapboxes

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Roast Slow Walkers We’re living in such torrid times that it’s easy to find a topic to get frustrated about. However, one problem that has existed since the dawn of time needs...