Truss cut the most popular taxes — this wasn’t an accident, but it may...

Author : Lucy Barnes, Associate professor in Comparative Politics, UCL The recent U-turn on cutting the top rate of income tax has shown that even a government...

Nobel prize awarded for ‘click chemistry’ – an environmentally friendly method of building molecules

Author : Mark Lorch, Professor of Science Communication and Chemistry, University of Hull The 2022 Nobel prize for Chemistry has been awarded to a trio for developing...

Iranian women burning their hijabs are striking at the Islamic Republic’s brand

Author : Zahra Khosroshahi, Lecturer in Film and Television Studies, University of Glasgow “Women, life, liberty.” These words are ringing out on the the streets of every...

a brief guide to her economic ideas and what the evidence says about them

Author : Simon Lee, Senior Lecturer in Politics, University of Hull For some, Liz Truss’s headline policies since she became the UK’s prime minister have been shocking....

how an attack could have been carried out and why Europe was defenceless

Author : Christian Bueger, Professor of International Relations, University of Copenhagen Whatever caused the damage to the Nord Stream gas pipelines in the Baltic Sea, it appears...

Karl, Karel or Karol? The translation confusion over King Charles III’s name, explained

Author : Neil Bermel, Professor of Russian and Slavonic Studies, University of Sheffield Prince Charles is no more. In the English-speaking world, we’re now getting used to...

Lindt’s chocolate bunny trademark win shows shape matters to consumers

Author : Enrico Bonadio, Reader in Intellectual Property Law, City, University of London In a move sure to upset chocoholics everywhere, discount supermarket Lidl was recently told...

COVID and the cost of living crisis are set to collide this winter –...

Author : Simon Nicholas Williams, Lecturer in Psychology, Swansea University The cost of living crisis is affecting people around the world. Although it’s been building for some...

University students are hidden targets of county lines drug dealing – new report

Author : Beth Hall, Graduate Teaching Assistant/PhD Candidate, University of Central Lancashire For young adults, university is a period of firsts: their first time living away from...

the simple test for whether it should happen in the UK

Author : Renaud Foucart, Senior Lecturer in Economics, Lancaster University Management School, Lancaster University The UK’s new prime minister, Liz Truss, recently announced the reversal of the...