An Attempt to Make Universities More Equal Is Making Things Even Worse
Government measures to level the academic playing field are entrenching privilege.
From the Momo Challenge to Porn Laws, We Clearly Need Digital Natives in Charge
Numerous recent stories have shown how much harm people who don't get technology can do.
Students Can Help Lecturers Break Their Mafia-Like Work Conditions
Working in academia is bizarrely similar to running drugs for a gang.
Has Brexit Ruined Democracy?
Making sense of the fact that every possible side of the Brexit debate is claiming to speak for 'democracy'.
How a New Conservative Student Activism Group Became a Joke Before it Started
This weekend saw the launch of Turning Point UK, a British chapter of an American conservative youth movement.
It Doesn't Matter That Your Arts Degree Won't Get You a Job
A Tory think-tank is complaining that some degrees aren't value for money. Here's why they're wrong.
Farewell to the UK's First Culture-Warrior Universities Minister
Sam Gyimah used his position to call young people snowflakes.
In an Age of Frenzy, Jeremy Corbyn Is the Master of Slow Politics
He's placed himself in the best possible situation just by keeping his powder dry.
How to Stop the Future Being Cancelled
A posthumous collection of Mark Fisher's unpublished writing shows that the author of 'Capitalist Realism' is more important than ever.
What's Behind Right Wingers' Weird Obsession with a Communist Museum?
With nothing positive to offer, the right has to resort to scare tactics against change.
Why There's Nothing Cool About Lectured By a Robot at Uni
Universities are experimenting with teaching by holograms and robots, but this would probably just screw over actual human academics.
Your Job Has More in Common with Sex Work Than You Might Think
We spoke to one of the authors of 'Revolting Prostitutes: The Fight for Sex Worker's Rights' about how to make the world of work better.