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Donald’s Disappointing Days: Trump’s First Hundred Days in Office

Donald’s Disappointing Days: Trump’s First Hundred Days in Office

Posted by ap507 at Apr 28, 2017 03:07 PM |

Dr Andrew Johnstone discusses Donald Trump's successes and failures in an article for Think: Leicester

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As South Africa’s ANC implodes, Thabo Mbeki tries to rewrite his own history

As South Africa’s ANC implodes, Thabo Mbeki tries to rewrite his own history

Posted by es328 at Apr 28, 2017 02:11 PM |

In an article for The Conversation, James Hamill discusses the current political climate in South Africa

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Leicester researcher discusses his experiences as a British born Muslim academic

Leicester researcher discusses his experiences as a British born Muslim academic

Posted by es328 at Apr 25, 2017 02:40 PM |

Dr Kal Karim discusses his experiences as a British born Muslim academic in an interview with IQRA Bangla

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Frexit: how a Le Pen victory could unleash a tsunami of economic volatility

Frexit: how a Le Pen victory could unleash a tsunami of economic volatility

Posted by es328 at Apr 24, 2017 12:00 PM |

In an article for The Conversation Professor Panicos Demetriades, from the University's School of Business, discusses the implications of a French exit from the EU

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People who view television on a laptop, tablet or mobile phone are more likely to be politically swayed

People who view television on a laptop, tablet or mobile phone are more likely to be politically swayed

Posted by es328 at Apr 20, 2017 03:18 PM |

Dr Vincent Campbell comments on the influence of media on political opinions in an article on Fresh Business Thinking

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Expert comment: "It seems highly likely that an innovative and highly secretive cyber war is underway"

Expert comment: "It seems highly likely that an innovative and highly secretive cyber war is underway"

Posted by ap507 at Apr 20, 2017 09:40 AM |

Dr Andrew Futter discusses recent tensions between the US and North Korea

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General Election 2017 - The Lady has turned (again)

General Election 2017 - The Lady has turned (again)

Posted by ap507 at Apr 19, 2017 02:40 PM |

Dr Rob Dover discusses Theresa May's surprise announcement of a General Election to be held in June

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Trump administration seems to be willing to resist seeking any guidance from history

Trump administration seems to be willing to resist seeking any guidance from history

Posted by es328 at Apr 12, 2017 05:10 PM |

Dr Alex Korb discussed White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer's comments about the Holocaust and worrying signs of anti-Semitism in populist movements around the world

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The microorganisms that give us our Easter treats

The microorganisms that give us our Easter treats

Posted by pt91 at Apr 11, 2017 04:23 PM |

From chocolate eggs to hot cross buns, a surprising amount of microbiological processes go into making and perfecting our traditional Easter foodstuffs, says Dr Primrose Freestone

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Assisted-dying laws are progressing in some places - the UK isn’t one of them

Assisted-dying laws are progressing in some places - the UK isn’t one of them

Posted by es328 at Apr 11, 2017 02:42 PM |

In an article for The Conversation, PhD candidate Nataly Papadopoulou examines the UK's assisted dying laws

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Assisted-dying laws are progressing in some places - the UK isn’t one of them

Assisted-dying laws are progressing in some places - the UK isn’t one of them

Posted by ap507 at Apr 11, 2017 12:58 PM |

In an article for The Conversation, PhD Candidate Nataly Papadopoulou from the School of Law discusses how it’s time for the UK to legalise some form of assisted dying

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Post-Referendum Britain: Hopeful or Uncertain?

Post-Referendum Britain: Hopeful or Uncertain?

Posted by ap507 at Apr 10, 2017 10:55 AM |

Dr Simona Guerra writes article for The Policy Space on why it is important to address expectations towards the possible social and economic impact of Brexit

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Why it's always 'Russia wot dunnit'

Why it's always 'Russia wot dunnit'

Posted by es328 at Apr 07, 2017 10:19 AM |

In an article for Spiked, Dr Tara McCormack examines the idea of Russian influence in American and European politics

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Signalling Intent: The US Airstrikes Against Syria

Signalling Intent: The US Airstrikes Against Syria

Posted by es328 at Apr 07, 2017 09:45 AM |

Dr Rob Dover, Associate Professor in Intelligence and International Security, discusses the impact of US airstrikes in Syria

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Gibraltar: enough with the grandstanding

Gibraltar: enough with the grandstanding

Posted by es328 at Apr 06, 2017 04:39 PM |

In an article for Prospect Magazine, Dr Chris Grocott discusses the continuing tensions surrounding Gibraltar post-Brexit

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Dual nationality won’t work for everyone who wants to keep EU citizenship after Brexit

Dual nationality won’t work for everyone who wants to keep EU citizenship after Brexit

Posted by es328 at Apr 05, 2017 11:55 AM |

In an article for The Conversation, Oxana Golynker from the School of Law discusses EU citizenship post-Brexit

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To finally defeat Boko Haram, Nigeria’s leaders must change their ways

To finally defeat Boko Haram, Nigeria’s leaders must change their ways

Posted by ap507 at Apr 04, 2017 10:55 AM |

In an article for The Conversation, James Hamill from the School of History, Politics and International Relations discusses how good governance is the most effective antidote to Boko Haram

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Is Brexit Britain suffering from an imperial hangover?

Is Brexit Britain suffering from an imperial hangover?

Posted by ap507 at Mar 30, 2017 09:24 AM |

Britain's biggest post-Brexit challenge will be dealing with its imperial past, says Dr Stan Neal from the School of History, Politics and International Relations

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Korean Women and the ‘Cat’s Labour Union’

Korean Women and the ‘Cat’s Labour Union’

Posted by ap507 at Mar 28, 2017 11:20 AM |

PhD student Chanhyo Jeong shows and tells about women’s protests in South Korea, an inspiring story of how the relentless power of people can sometimes overturn the most powerful regimes

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The Ventotene Manifesto and the European Union at sixty

The Ventotene Manifesto and the European Union at sixty

Posted by es328 at Mar 27, 2017 04:35 PM |

In an article for 'The UK in a Changing Europe', Professor Simona Guerra, examines the 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome and attitudes towards Brexit following the recent pro-EU march in London

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