MMU: Restricting Participation?

James Jarvis I ventured out from behind my theoretical desk (Pulp is still without an office) this week to look into the troubling news of course closures over at the Hollings campus. As far as we can see the courses due to be suspended from 2012 are as follows; Fashion Materials Technology, Trading Standing, Environmental … Continue reading

Editorial: Have a Bananna

Robbie Gill Many of you may have used ‘Have a Banana’, the fruit and vegetable stall that has become an intrinsic part of the All Saints campus in its sixteen and a half year stay outside Grosvenor Park. However on Monday morning, instead of managing his stall, proprietor Nick Austin found himself in the Town … Continue reading

Editorial: 2011 In News

Katie Lee On reflection, the year 2011 has seen a lot with regards to the world of news. Who knew on the first of January 2011 what the following year would become. It would be a laborious task to analyse everything that has happened in the news over the last year and the product wouldn’t … Continue reading

Editorial: A look back on 2011

Noorulann Shahid 2011 has been a pivotal year in terms of history, and I want to look back at the major events that occurred during this year, that will undoubtedly shape 2012. The Arab Spring revolutions, now dubbed as the “Arab Winter” was sparked in Tunisia in December 2010, after a 26-year old man named … Continue reading

Jeremy Clarkson and the Unnecessary Outrage

Noorulann Shahid On Wednesday 30th November, the whole of the social networking community went up in arms regarding Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson’s comments on the BBC’s “The One Show” regarding the public sector strikes. If you missed the uproar, here is a clip of what he said: I should warn you that whilst I … Continue reading

Editorial: Kick It Out

Robbie Gill Recent events have made the FA’s ‘Kick Racism Out of Football’ campaign appear as slow paced and toothless as a proverbial sloth. One has been led to believe that times had changed since Viv Anderson became the first black player to play for England in 1978. However John Terry’s alleged slur, aimed at … Continue reading

Editorial: Doctor in The Dock

Noorulann Shahid As the late King of Pop Michael Jackson’s doctor Conrad Murray was recently found guilty of involuntary manslaughter by the unanimous decision of the jury, the theme of responsibility and ethics in the medical profession has hit the headlines once more. Murray has always protested his innocence, but despite this, the guilty verdict … Continue reading

Editor’s Comment

The mind blowing array of factors that lie behind how, when and where we are born, are as vast as they are mysterious and in the world we live in have a huge impetus on the lives we go on to live. Capitalism makes this the most important decision we never make and enables the … Continue reading