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Unfair punishment sounds alarm bells

The Badger - December 8, 2008

Last week a curfew was imposed on a politically active student for his involvement in an action drawing attention to the operation of military interests through an…

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Look further next time

The Badger - December 1, 2008

The Israeli-Palestinian conflict is a topic of interest to many students at Sussex, while others couldn’t care less. It’s also a topic consisting of an endless debate…

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The system’s broke: it’s time to fix it

The Badger - December 1, 2008

“AGM motions ‘fail’ to represent students’ views.” This was the headline which, along with a friendly-looking pie chart, jumped out and grabbed my attention in last week’s The…

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The AGM, the NUS & the way forward

The Badger - November 24, 2008

Sussex’s Annual General Meeting is always good fun, despite the boring initial procedures, the confusion, and the long hours of sitting on a wooden floor (perhaps an…

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Liberal thought is not a waste of time

The Badger - November 17, 2008

Spluttering on my fair trade coffee last week I was astonished to discover that I inhabit a perilous ‘liberal bubble’ which is slowly lulling me into a…

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Judgement day is every day at Sussex

The Badger - November 10, 2008

The exclusion of certain students from visiting stalls at the Grad fair is nothing other than direct, personal discrimination. The stalls affected included Brighton and Hove Council,…

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East Slope: not a actually a ‘slum’

The Badger - November 10, 2008

Throwing yourself completely into university life must, to some people, be a bit like diving head first into in to a snake pit. I felt a bit…

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Think global, act local

The Badger - October 27, 2008

Your correspondent says the Education Not for Sale campaign “caters to the desires of a relatively small number of people in the developed world,” and suggests we…

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Smash EDO, not your credibility

The Badger - October 17, 2008

A militant left-wing group that disbanded three decades ago re-entered the public consciousness this month when Sarah Palin accused Barack Obama of “palling around with terrorists.” Obama…

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Education Not for Sale – a response

The Badger - October 17, 2008

In reply to your article, "E.N.S - Education Not for Sale - An Overview", I would like to point out two oversights. The first concerns the importance…

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Resisting an EU Conquest

The Badger - October 17, 2008

Dear Brits, I am calling out to defenders of the realm. Especially to students whom we need so badly in our fight against oppressors of freedom -…