AUSA council change No Platform Policy
The Aberdeen University Students’Association (AUSA) council, which is comprised of the student-led AUSA committees, has voted to change the Association’s No Platform Policy
In conversation with Robert Traynham
I had a chance to sit down and talk to Robert Traynham, aman with over 20 years’ worth of experience working for and in AmericanPolitics he has a wealth of knowledge and insights into what makes the AmericanPolitical system tick. He has advised on Presidential Campaigns, hosted an Emmynominated show for Comcast Network and was once the highest ranking AfricanAmerican staffer on Capitol Hill. Now heis the Vice President of Communications for the Bipartisan Policy Center, basedin Washington D
Populism in politics
Discussing why the politics of fantasy and fear appeal to so many.
Journey of Self-Discovery
Though LGBTQI+ communities and liberation movements,identities are now rather more salient in the popular mindset than they have been historically, and our narratives are often heavily distorted. There is a straight monopolisation of the portrayal of queer narratives and, for instance,many films which seek to tell a non-heterosexual or otherwise gender non-conforming story are entirely produced by a crowd of cisgender-heterosexual directors, scriptwriters and actors. ‘The Danish Girl’ is a stunning example of this, boasting a swathe of negative feedback from transgender individuals
Justice For Avery-one?
What should we make of Making a Murderer?
Football derby: Medics versus Colts
Match report from the university’s newest inter-club derby