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Olympic athlete Tommie Smith speaks, 50 years after his ‘fist of defiance’ protest
16 Oct 2018
At the 1968 Mexico City Olympics, Tommie Smith stood on the medal podium alongside fellow athlete John Carlos, with their fists raised in an act of ...
Legislation on increasing flexible working has failed, new research says
13 Sep 2018
Legislation giving employees the right to request flexible working has failed to increase take-up, new research shows.
Violent extremism: how communities can help counter it
1 Aug 2018
Local communities are being called upon to help prevent radicalisation. In a bid to counter violent extremism, UK home secretary Sajid Javid recently ...
University maintains elite place in global subject rankings
28 Feb 2018
The University of Manchester has been placed in the global top 100 for each of the five broad subject areas measured in the independent 2018 QS World ...