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Maryam Namazie, the controversial Iranian-born human rights activist

The newly founded LSE SU Human Rights Society has held two talks on the subjects of Islam, Sharia law and Human Rights. The talks featured two speakers who largely represent …
Demonstrators hold placards during the protest against U.S. President Donald Trump's travel ban in London January 30, 2017. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Last night, about 10,000 people from around London and the country made their way to Downing Street to voice their dismay over President Trump’s controversial executive order banning people from …
The governor of the Bank of England in the Old Theatre yesterday

Mark Carney delivered a speech to a packed Old Theatre yesterday evening alongside Nobel laureate Amartya Sen and President of the British Academy Lord Stern. The Governor of the Bank …
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Author: Gah-Kai Leung   The London Globalist hosted its flagship event of the term on Wednesday evening: a screening of “The Great European Disaster Movie”, a 90-minute drama documentary set …
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Author: Kanan Parida The inaugural event for the London Globalist, ‘Pessimistic and Bleak News- What realistic hopes can we have for the future?’ was held on Thursday 15th October. The panel …
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On Tuesday 10th February, the LSE campus was filled with security, rumours and excitement for the opening of Europe’s first academic Centre for ‘Women, Peace and Security’. Ensconced within the …
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So much of history has been defined by the protest and the 21st century has not been short of popular uprisings. From the Hong Kong Umbrella movement, to the failure …
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Members of the LSE community pushed officials to expand the scope of an action plan meant to address outcry over incidents with the rugby and football teams in a town …
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Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vučić struggled to keep attention focused on his reform agenda at a presentation at the London School of Economics on Monday – in the face of …
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Once again the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) emerges victorious at the 11th General elections of the world’s largest diamond producing country, Botswana. With an outstanding track record of peaceful, free, …