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Leading LGBTQ+ body and UCU call for an end to “systemic transphobia” at University of Leeds.

The University of Leeds’ LGBTQ+ Staff Network and University College Union (UCU) have written a joint letter to the VC Simone Buitendijk calling for an… Read More

Million-pound refurb of Mabgate’s Hope Foundry gives hope to Leeds’ creatives

MAP Charity will make a huge step towards revitalising Mabgate's creative community in July, as work begins on a million-pound restoration of its headquarters, Hope… Read More

Social media is saving India during its second wave

Roar writer Manya Sareen reflects on the role played by social media during the recent and devastating wave of Covid-19 in India. This article is part… Read More

India reels from second Covid wave as governance fails

This article is part of a series called #IndiainRed run in collaboration with The Gryphon (UoL), The Roar (KCL) and The Strand (KCL). India is… Read More

2021 West Yorkshire mayoral election: Stewart Golton

As part of a series of interviews with leading candidates to be the next Mayor of West Yorkshire, Liberal Democrat candidate Stewart Golton sat down… Read More

2021 West Yorkshire mayoral election: Andrew Cooper

As part of a series of interviews with the Gryphon, Andrew Cooper the Green Party’s candidate for Mayor of West Yorkshire has set out his… Read More

LUU launch campaign to support the live events industry

A year on from the first lockdown, Leeds University Union (LUU) have announced a new campaign to support live events professionals and performers who have… Read More

“Shocking figures”: Women in finance paid two-thirds less than men

New research shows that women employed as directors at the UK’s largest financial services firms are paid, on average, two-thirds less than their male counterparts.… Read More

Reclaiming the Night

After Sarah Everard  was murdered,  people across the country took to the streets and social media to grieve the wider issue of violence against women and marginalised… Read More

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