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The Singapore-Brunei Youth Leadership Exchange Programme

Paul Seen Ng reflects on his recent trip to Brunei for the Singapore-Brunei Youth Leadership Exchange Programme.

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    How research on land conflict in Sierra Leone refocused government attention to access to justice in rural areas

How research on land conflict in Sierra Leone refocused government attention to access to justice in rural areas

Henry Musa Kpaka explains how his research on land conflict is having an impact on government policy regarding access to justice in rural areas in Sierra Leone. 

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    The Undergraduate Political Review’s Research Activities in 2018/19

The Undergraduate Political Review’s Research Activities in 2018/19

Chris Dann reflects on Undergraduate Political Review’s research topics and activities over the last year. 

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    My experience as a nominee for the Undergraduate of the Year Awards

My experience as a nominee for the Undergraduate of the Year Awards

BSc Politics and Economics student, Adam Malik, reflects on his experience in being shortlisted in the TARGETjobs Undergraduate of the Year Awards and what he gained from the process.

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    Sorry to burst your bubble: Are we heading towards another financial crisis?

Sorry to burst your bubble: Are we heading towards another financial crisis?

Sarah Fowler reviews our recent public event on Monday 18 March with Vince Cable MP titled ‘What have we learnt from the financial crisis?’ hosted by the LSE Department of Government and the Young Fabians Alumni Network. 

  • The audience watching the film Peterloo at our screening on 7 March 2019
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    From Waterloo to Peterloo: commemorating the power of the people

From Waterloo to Peterloo: commemorating the power of the people

Áine Earley reflects on Peterloo following our recent screening and Q&A with the film’s director Mike Leigh and historian Jacqueline Riding.

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    Saving Democracy from Politicians. Do we need professional representatives?

Saving Democracy from Politicians. Do we need professional representatives?

Elsa Öhlén reflects on our public event with speaker Valentino Larcinese on ‘Saving Democracy from Politicians. Do we need professional representatives?’, which took place on Thursday 6 December 2018.

Is populism simply the new way of referring to certain types of opponents we do not particularly agree with, or do populists have a real effect on the quality of modern […]

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    Modi’s India, Erdogan’s Turkey, and the Crisis of the Secular State in the Non-Western World

Modi’s India, Erdogan’s Turkey, and the Crisis of the Secular State in the Non-Western World

Yagiz Alp Tekin reflects on our event with Professor Sumantra Bose where he discussed his new book “Secular States, Religious Politics: India, Turkey, and the Future of Secularism” (Cambridge University Press, 2018)

In a Public Lecture at LSE’s Sheikh Zayed Theatre on 23 October 2018, Professor Sumantra Bose presented an overview of his latest book, “Secular States, Religious Politics: India, […]

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    Undergraduate student Yi Jun Mock awarded prestigious graduate fellowship

Undergraduate student Yi Jun Mock awarded prestigious graduate fellowship

Yi Jun Mock, who has been selected for one of the world’s most prestigious graduate fellowships at Schwarzman College in Tsinghua University in Beijing, discusses the program and his future career plans.

Congratulations on being selected for such a prestigious graduate fellowship! Can you tell us a bit more about the Schwarzman Scholars program?

Thank you very much! I’m really looking forward […]

Does protest work?

We ask Professor John Chalcraft, PhD candidate Temi Ogunye and undergraduate student Haydon Etherington to reflect on protest and its ability to effect social and political change.

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