Politics

Reputations Again Hanging By a Thread Following Outrageous FIFA Poppy Ban

Reputations Again Hanging By a Thread Following Outrageous FIFA Poppy Ban

I feel like finishing with a swear word, but out of respect for Young Academic I wont. But let us…
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Rob Gant Reports Live from the Occupy LSX Protest Camp

Rob Gant Reports Live from the Occupy LSX Protest Camp

After spending over a week at the Occupy LSX (London Stock Exchange) protest camp, Young Academic’s Features Editor gives his…
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Colonel Muammar Gaddafi Rumoured to Have Been Killed in Libyan Hometown of Sirte

Colonel Muammar Gaddafi Rumoured to Have Been Killed in Libyan Hometown of Sirte

Reports are emerging that Colonel Muammar Gaddafi has been killed in his home town of Sirte in Libya. Rebels from…
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Students and Young People Fear Debt More Than Death Say YouthNet

Students and Young People Fear Debt More Than Death Say YouthNet

Young Academic brings some startling student news today as YouthNet publishes the results of a survey taken of students and…
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Poverty On The Rise In The UK Say The Institute for Fiscal Studies

Poverty On The Rise In The UK Say The Institute for Fiscal Studies

New figures released today show that the number of people, including children, living in poverty in the UK is increasing.…
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Primal Scream Disgusted With Tory Use Of Their Song

Primal Scream Disgusted With Tory Use Of Their Song

Political Party Conferences are closely watched by the nation as our main parties try to show us they are the…
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Government Criticised by British Academy After White Paper Lacks Strategic Vision for Universities

Government Criticised by British Academy After White Paper Lacks Strategic Vision for Universities

Fears for the future of postgraduate training have been outlined by the British Academy following the coalition government’s much criticised…
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NATO Bombs Can Only Do So Much For Libya

NATO Bombs Can Only Do So Much For Libya

As Mahmoud Jibril and Abdul Jalil start to move the Transitional National Council from Benghazi to Tripoli, Young Academic Features…
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What Role Has Music Played During And After The Riots?

What Role Has Music Played During And After The Riots?

Young Academic political correspondent Robert Gant explores the impact of music on society and how it is linked to current…
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Branding The Rioters Will Not Fix Our Society

Branding The Rioters Will Not Fix Our Society

Young Academic’s political correspondent Robert Gant has his say on the riots that have engulfed England over the last five
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