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Over 100 students protest against fascism on campus

A demonstration has been held against fascism following multiple instances of anti-Muslim and anti-Jewish graffiti on campus.

Guild Council – 29th January

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‘Kill Islam Before It Kills You': More graffiti discovered on campus

More Islamophobic graffiti has been discovered in the Arts building, after reports of similar messages in the Guild and Strathcona building.

General Election 2015

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Is Cultural Appropriation Undermining Black Music History?

Amy McMillan argues that the continued rise in white hip hop artists may be undermining the history of black music.


The Problem with Private Education in the UK

Satya Mouland suggests that elite private educational institutions are the cause of social segregation and economic inequality - causing a cultural problem in the UK.

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Men’s 2nds bounce back following cup exit

After their defeat in the cup last week, the Mens 2nds Football looked to bounce back at home to Coventry. Dan Brett was at Metchley for Redbrick Sport


Mens Rugby 1sts run riot

Sam Harrison was on hand at Bournbrook to watch the UoB Men's 1st Rugby team in their first BUCS fixture of the year against York.


UoB Student? Sport on your doorstep in 2015

The Redbrick Sports Writers have got together to give you the low down on some of the biggest events taking place in and around the city of Birmingham over the course of 2015.

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The BIG Media Event

What are employers looking for in a graduate today? How can you break into such a competitive field? Our distinguished panel of keynote speakers talked about their long careers in ...

By Julia Yan on 20th January 2015
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Exclusive: Meet the cast of ‘The Bridge’

Redbrick Film interviews the cast of the upcoming student film ‘The Bridge’ directed and produced by University of Birmingham student Cassiah Joski-jethi. Screening is on Saturday 29th March at the Chaplaincy. Video by Julia Yan, Charlie Moloney and Molly Garfoot ©RedbrickMultimedia

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Lego competition returns to Birmingham

Sci&Tech writer, Roshni Patel, describes the excitement of this year's LEGO league at the University of Birmingham!


Why the Oscars need Selma

Critic George Griffiths takes a look at Ava DuVernay's Selma, and questions why this essential depiction of History has been swept under the carpet...


Into the Woods

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#RedbrickPresents: The BIG Media Event

Redbrick held a media careers event earlier this month with alumni guest speakers Lizo Mzimba, Jonathan Levi and Nick Petrie

By Julia Yan on 27th January 2015
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Birmingham stands against terror in #JeSuisCharlie vigil

Birmingham locals gathered at an evening vigil on 8th January to mourn the deaths of the twelve people killed in the offices of French satirical publication Charlie Hebdo in Paris