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Scottish Independence Back On The Agenda

Scottish Independence Back On The Agenda

Prime Minister David Cameron may be indirectly giving a boost to Alex Salmond and his Scottish independence supporters, Young Academic’s…
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The Power of Social Media in 2011

The Power of Social Media in 2011

Charlie Brooker’s first instalment of his Black Mirror television series has left the general public wondering, how powerful is social…
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Unison Taking Urgent Legal Action Following Jeremy Clarkson Comments

Unison Taking Urgent Legal Action Following Jeremy Clarkson Comments

The BBC was left with egg on its face last night as Jeremy Clarkson called for public sector workers to…
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Public Sector Workers Fight Back at Elitist Tory System with Mass Strike

Public Sector Workers Fight Back at Elitist Tory System with Mass Strike

Young Academic today applauds the public sector workers that have implemented a mass union strike. Seemingly fed up of the…
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Mr Scruff Makes Laugh Inn Debut In Front of Appreciative Chester Crowd

Mr Scruff Makes Laugh Inn Debut In Front of Appreciative Chester Crowd

Musically, there isn’t much going on in Chester so when Young Academic heard that Mr Scruff was going to play…
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M1 Blocked After 20 Tonne Marmite Spillage

M1 Blocked After 20 Tonne Marmite Spillage

A step away from the usual student news, today Young Academic brings some rather British news which has caused quite…
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The Racist Rants of Mother on London Tram Cause Outrage

The Racist Rants of Mother on London Tram Cause Outrage

The British Transport Police have launched an investigation after a video featuring a white mother on a train screaming abuse…
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Elbow to Record BBC Soundtrack for London 2012 Olympic Games

Elbow to Record BBC Soundtrack for London 2012 Olympic Games

Young Academic, the UK’s national student portal, can today bring the exciting news that British band Elbow are to record…
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ASA Strikes Again as Another High Fashion Advertising Campaign is Banned

ASA Strikes Again as Another High Fashion Advertising Campaign is Banned

Prada is the latest firm to come under fire for its use of child models just weeks after the Marc…
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Marc Jacobs Offers Reward for Stolen SS12 Collection

Marc Jacobs Offers Reward for Stolen SS12 Collection

After last week’s report that his advert was banned comes yet more bad news for Marc Jacobs. On Thursday of…
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