Tag : revolution

Fashion Trumps Hate

2 years ago / 0 comments

“Fashion should always be looked to in protest” Stood outside Trump Tower, on a street carpeted with placards and protest slogans, Rihanna stands in a LAPP jumper emblazoned with the words “This Pussy Grabs Back” worn underneath a layer of bright pink Molly Goddard tulle. An estimated 3.3 million men … Read More

Photojournal | The Real Junk Food Project – waste, poverty and revolution

4 years ago / 0 comments

The Real Junk Food Café is situated in Armley, a short bus ride south west from Leeds City Centre. Entering the town, it is easy to lose count of how many factory buildings had been abandoned, bordered up and draped in rows of barbed wire. The town is like many … Read More

Travel | Frog out of water – The joy of French university strike action

5 years ago / 0 comments

Our foreign correspondent in Montpellier experiences the recent university strike action first hand, but can she put aside her British embarrassment and embrace the joy of le revolution? One thing that really strikes me about la France is, ironically, the strikes. I’ve learnt that in England, if we have something … Read More

Features | Brand calls for revolution but will we answer?

5 years ago / 0 comments

Following Russell Brand’s Newsnight interview urging for revolution, LS explores what revolution really means for students.   Last week, in a fascinating Newsnight interview with Jeremy Paxman, comedian- cum-revolutionary Russell Brand made significant waves when he animatedly presented his Socialist vision to the UK. The 10 minute interview has since … Read More

News | In pictures – Leeds education workers on strike

5 years ago / 0 comments

Staff at the University of Leeds went on strike on Thursday in protest over pay and cuts to higher education. They proceeded to join striking staff from Leeds Met and other members of the public on a march towards Victoria Square. LS Head of Photography Leo Garbutt was there and … Read More