27 January 2022

Politics

In pictures: ‘Kill the Bill’ protest in Camborne

Dozens of protestors gathered in Camborne on Saturday to oppose the Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill,...

Not coming home for Christmas: Cornwall’s housing crisis

The public, politicians, and activists gathered in Lemon Quay in Truro on Saturday to draw attention to...

Homes, pools, and the planet: Cornwall’s community collaborations meet at Cornwall Council

A diverse coalition of protesters gathered outside New County Hall in Truro this weekend demanding action against...

What did COP26 actually achieve?

On the opening day of COP26, Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg condemned the conference as a "two-week...

Potential humanitarian crisis unfolding at Polish border

Five years since the Syrian refugee crisis, the next wave of migrants are reaching EU borders.

‘Surfers Against Sewage’ protest at Gylly Beach

Around 40 people gathered on Gylly Beach on Saturday for the Global Day of Action for Climate...

‘Reclaim the Streets’ protest in Falmouth

A group of around 40 people gathered at the Moor in Falmouth on Friday to protest against...

Student dropped out because of racism on campus

Earlier this year, I wrote an article detailing the racism that current ethnic minority students have experienced...

Sir David Amess MP killed at constituency surgery

Essex police have announced the death of Conservative MP Sir David Amess, who was stabbed several times...

German Elections 2021: the end of the Merkel era

Germany went to the polls on Sunday to vote in one of the more consequential federal elections in recent memory. Chancellor Angela...

The keys to tackling the climate crisis: globalisation, cooperation, and China

While the increasingly globalised state of capitalism has attracted backlash, the best long-term strategy to balance economic...

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‘Planet Over Profit’: youth activists protest against fast fashion in Truro

Around 20 youth protesters gathered in Truro on Saturday to protest against the fast fashion industry, its...
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COVID-19: University of Exeter to remove mask mandate but urges ‘responsibility’

The University of Exeter has updated its COVID-19 policies, including removing its on-campus mask mandate, following the...

‘Three years of hot air’: climate protesters lambast Cornwall Council

With the third anniversary of their climate emergency declaration approaching, a coalition of climate protesters gathered outside...

Highlights of the PDC World Darts Championship 2021/22

Mowhawks, outrageous colours, audience fancy-dress, top tier commentary, sing-a-longs and some great darts, this article reflects back on the 2021/22 PDC World Darts Championship!