Back in summer 2020, in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, Zhang returned to China to pay his relatives and close ones a visit. Brace yourself for a truly unique and out of the ordinary experience worthy of being written down in future history books!
Would it be right to Host Putin in Wijnhaven?
How can students have a constructive discussion with representatives of a non-democratic country, while at the same time avoiding the problem of giving legitimacy to ‘dangerous’, or authoritarian, ideas?
Why Would you do Honours?
University is not just a place for you to study. If you use your knowledge to get a good income or to secure a workplace otherwise unreachable, you miss out on the main scope of your studies: to experience knowledge.
Ukraine: Looking to the Future
Ukraine, the country where I grew up, is being invaded by Russia.
“Reunification is a Joke”
"You kill the chicken to scare the monkey"
“Take them down”: Follow Up to the Scanners Protest
Following Leiden University’s decision to install scanners on top of classroom and lecture hall entries, numerous students grew worried that their privacy might be at stake. The University has tried to clear out many of the doubts revolving around the scanners in an email to all students sent a few weeks ago. It explained that... Continue Reading →
Interview with Jeffrey Fynn-Paul
"History has become one of the major battlegrounds in the culture wars that are causing anger and alarm across the democratic world”