Manchester Historian

Student newspaper for the University of Manchester's History Department

Sunday 25th June 2017 | Manchester, UK

Laura Callard

A Celebration of Legendary Sportswomen

A Celebration of Legendary Sportswomen

Since the eighteenth century, women and men across the globe have fought to create a future free from gender discrimination. Whilst many battles have been won, the war is not More »

The Festive Period: A Time for Remembrance in the Aftermath of the Paris

The Festive Period: A Time for Remembrance in the Aftermath of the Paris

On November 13th 2015, the City of Lights became dark. Awash with grief, shock and terror, the world watched in horror as Paris fell victim to its worst attack since More »

Celebrating Women: The Fight against Gender Inequality

Celebrating Women: The Fight against Gender Inequality

‘Remember the dignity of your womanhood. Do not appeal, do not beg, do not grovel. Take courage, join hands, stand beside us, fight with us’ – Christabel Pankhurst From Christabeland More »

What's Going On In Manchester?

What’s Going On In Manchester?

Getting into the Festive Spirit: Previously mentioned in the November issue, we thought we would remind you again that there’s no better way to get into the Christmas spirit than More »

Concealing Scandal: Censorship in Chinese Media versus British Freedom of the Press

Concealing Scandal: Censorship in Chinese Media versus British Freedom of the Press

In the aftermath of the Leveson debate and the heavily publicised phone hacking scandal in 2011, the freedom enjoyed by the British press has been subjected to relentless criticism. Contrastingly, More »