Books Every Fresher Should Read
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Books Every Fresher Should Read

Anonymous - September 19, 2018
France in Fine Fettle
Sports
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France in Fine Fettle

Anonymous - September 17, 2018
Dive into Brightonian Culture
Arts
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Dive into Brightonian Culture

Anonymous - September 17, 2018
Oh, baby, baby, did you see Britney at Pride?
Arts
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Oh, baby, baby, did you see Britney at Pride?

Anastasia Konstantinidou - September 15, 2018
Students’ Union Apologises for ‘Sexist’ Beermats
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Students’ Union Apologises for ‘Sexist’ Beermats

Jessica Hubbard - September 20, 2018
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The perils of unleashing your drunk persona(s)

The Badger - March 17, 2015

There are several kinds of annoying student drunks. The emotional one; the exhibitionist; the loud, obnoxious ‘this one time…’ kid; the determined-to-get-some-tonight drunk; the aggressor; the bailer…

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Channel 4’s is wrong about being bipolar

The Badger - March 16, 2015

The synopsis of the recent Channel 4 documentary, Being Bipolar, explains that “psychotherapist Philippa Perry explores the dramatic rise in bipolar diagnoses, looking at the condition from…

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Why I can’t live on a student budget

The Badger - March 16, 2015

I never see my student loan, it all goes straight on rent and bills, bills, bills; and because of this, I’ve had to keep up part-time work…

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Learning to drive, and what happens if you eventually pass

The Badger - March 14, 2015

Can you drive? Well done. Seriously, it took me four times to get my license; by the fourth time my instructor basically said: ‘well, you’ve got nothing…

Reading for pleasure? It's essential
Letters
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Letters
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Reading for pleasure? It's essential

The Badger - March 13, 2015

Dear Badger,  When did you last read a book? How many books have you read this year? Have you ever borrowed a novel from the library? If…

Why HeForShe is not as representative as it seems
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Why HeForShe is not as representative as it seems

The Badger - March 12, 2015

September 2014: Emma Watson launches the HeForShe campaign, inviting all men into feminism. September 2014: the first meeting of the University of Sussex Women’s Group. The topic? How…

The blame for tuition fees can be laid at the feet of Tony Blair
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The blame for tuition fees can be laid at the feet of Tony Blair

The Badger - March 11, 2015

After Labour leader Ed Miliband announced that university tuition fees would be cut from £9,000 per year to £6,000 if his party wins May’s general election, many…

Disability, language, and how everyone can improve
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Disability, language, and how everyone can improve

The Badger - March 11, 2015

Recently, wonderful Sussex students have reminded me of just how acceptable it is to verbally bash the disabled. The tour guide who compared his timid sociability to…

In defence of vegetarianism (For the angry Cornishmen)
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In defence of vegetarianism (For the angry Cornishmen)

The Badger - March 11, 2015

I am often called into debates by virtue of my vegetarianism at parochial gatherings; ceaselessly challenged to justify myself by those with a bewildering and lusty resentment.…

Beck vs Beyoncé: Who really should have won that Grammy?
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Beck vs Beyoncé: Who really should have won that Grammy?

The Badger - March 10, 2015

Okay, so it's the monumental question since the Grammies is: who should have won Best Album: Beck or Beyoncé? How do I begin to answer? Well, let’s see, how…

The Students' Union needs to step up and stop selling tobacco
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The Students' Union needs to step up and stop selling tobacco

The Badger - March 9, 2015

The power of large tobacco companies has been heavily restricted over the last few decades in the UK; including a ban on the advertisement of tobacco, a…

The Tories have auctioned off their morality
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The Tories have auctioned off their morality

The Badger - March 6, 2015

Press reports of the Tory party fundraiser (for which guests paid up to £15,000 a seat) initially sparked a heated debate over the nature and transparency of…

Do you vote for your country, or your county?
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Do you vote for your country, or your county?

The Badger - March 6, 2015

With the UK general election fast approaching much attention has been paid to the stark disparity between turnout levels between young and old. The under 25s, and…

Translating the data: Journalism in transition
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Translating the data: Journalism in transition

The Badger - March 6, 2015

There’s been a huge mass of conversations about freedom of the press recently. Whether we discuss the morality of reporting the controversial, the justice of lack of…

Michael Farthing needs to stop treating his students as customers
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Michael Farthing needs to stop treating his students as customers

The Badger - March 5, 2015

Michael Farthing's attack on 24th February against Labour's proposal to lower university fees is based on smoke and mirrors and against the very people he should be…

Cops off Campus desperately needs a renaming
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Cops off Campus desperately needs a renaming

The Badger - March 5, 2015

I wish, with all my heart, that the Cops Off Campus movement was called something else. I completely agree with the urgent need to end police brutality…

Selfridges department store and the new 'unisexy'
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Selfridges department store and the new 'unisexy'

The Badger - March 4, 2015

For six weeks, starting in March, Selfridges London will be ridding themselves of their perfectly organized men and women’s departments. In their place, they plan on creating…

The unchangeable curses you’re stuck with in student housing
Letters
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Letters
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The unchangeable curses you’re stuck with in student housing

The Badger - March 3, 2015

Dear Badger,  Students are known for their resilience. Most let their houses get so cold and murky that they cultivate mould on their legs during sleep that…

Embarking on Graduate life: take your time
Opinion
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Opinion
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Embarking on Graduate life: take your time

sb - March 3, 2015

My academic journey at Sussex is reaching its end, yet with only two months to hand in dissertations and complete my undergraduate degree I am surprisingly calm.…

Natalie Bennett should choose to admit ignorance, not to ignore the question
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Natalie Bennett should choose to admit ignorance, not to ignore the question

The Badger - February 26, 2015

Green Party leader Natalie Bennett’s recent interview on LBC Radio with Nick Ferrari was unequivocally awful. The protracted silences and evasive answers made this an uncomfortable listen…