Tag : student politics

Tories Cut Ties With University Groups

12 months ago / 0 comments

The Conservative Party are cutting their ties with all university groups after a number of incidents caused negative backlash towards their party.   It follows a recommendation from an internal report and suggests the party is trying to distance itself from embarrassing past actions from student members. These incidents are not … Read More

Bullying is bad – unless you’re a Tory

1 year ago / 0 comments

Kane Emerson (Image courtesy of Daily Mail)

UniversiTORY Challenge

4 years ago / 0 comments

Paul Dacre, Editor of the Daily Mail, famously said ‘If you don’t have a left-wing period when you go to university, you should be shot.’ Yet Edward Hardy, president of the LUU Conservatives, has no such qualms. Features interviewed him to discuss the EU, students and politics and how it … 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