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Small Talk

Small talk scares me.

It might be because I’m so bad at it. Although I might be bad at it because I’m scared of it, and so I seldom practice. 275 more words

Trojan Horse - the debate continues

Some forthcoming events

On Tuesday 2 September the Education Select Committee holds its second evidence session on extremism in schools, hearing evidence from;

Peter Clarke, Education Commissioner, Birmingham… 130 more words

African Utopia at Southbank

A whole host of African themed action comes to Southbank in September as some of the continent’s most iconic musicians and artists appear at the festival and also take part in the debates alongside experts, entrepreneurs and activists. 42 more words




By Laura Craddock:  Debating Editor


From the kept mistresses of past nobility to personal advertisements in the newspaper looking for a ‘discreet relationship’, extramarital affairs came into being alongside the concept of marriage. 426 more words


New season, old struggles for United

It’s a familiar feeling for Manchester United fans in the infancy of the 2014/15 season. New manager, some big signings and a team failing to live up to the glory filled Fergie years which, with every defeat, seem longer and longer ago. 680 more words


TAM 2014 - Bill Nye - Keynote Talk

Bill Nye (The Science Guy) gives the Keynote talk and lets us in on his preparation for the “Ham on Nye” Creation Museum debate that took place in February 2014 in Kentucky. 263 more words


Briefly Defending Everything in the Universe (Debate Me!)

So I just put away a pretty potent drink and I feel brazen enough to respond to an ornery YouTuber who seems to have mischaracterized Taoism. 867 more words