The Violence of Austerity – Dr Vickie Cooper

Power, Discourse and Harm Research Group Seminar The Violence of Austerity   Wednesday 27 February, 2pm, Tech Hub Dr. Vickie Cooper of the Open University    One decade after the Global Financial Crisis (GFC), austerity cuts continue to devastate communities. As well as highlight the architects of austerity and the political decisions underlying fiscal discipline, this […]

Behind-the-Scenes Story of Part of the General Election

Staff and students at Edge Hill University  heard the behind-the-scenes story of part of the General Election earlier this academic year when senior Labour strategist Steve Howell paid a visit to the campus.  Steve worked on the national Labour campaign, making key decisions and giving advice to leadership figures such as Jeremy Corbyn.  Mr Howell’s […]