Blog

Mental Health, Snowflakes and the Role of NUS in Pushing for Change

I want to talk about mental health. As students we have higher levels of mental illness than the wider population [a]. Our society suggests to us that our ill mental health is our fault. That it is a generational thing. That we are a generation of snowflakes - that we melt at the first sign … Continue reading Mental Health, Snowflakes and the Role of NUS in Pushing for Change

UN International Day Against Racism: A time to reflect

Today marks the UN International Day Against Racism, and for the first time in its history Parliament will have the opportunity to mark this important day. In the context of an imminent Brexit, where article 50 is reported to be triggered any time this month, it is imperative that we take this day to reflect … Continue reading UN International Day Against Racism: A time to reflect