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PPE General Election Debate – Gisela Stuart, Labour MP

Redbrick brings you live updates from the PPE department's General Election debate with Gisela Stuart from the Labour Party

Over 100 students protest against fascism on campus

A demonstration has been held against fascism following multiple instances of anti-Muslim and anti-Jewish graffiti on campus.

Guild Council – 29th January

Redbrick brings you live coverage of tonight's Guild Council, where your representatives will be making decisions on your behalf

‘Kill Islam Before It Kills You': More graffiti discovered on campus

More Islamophobic graffiti has been discovered in the Arts building, after reports of similar messages in the Guild and Strathcona building.

General Election 2015

As the 2015 General Election approaches, follow our news and comment on the parties and issues



Reactions to the Paris Attacks: the Need for Peace and Solidarity

Francesco Finucci calls for unity following the recent spate of worldwide attacks that culminated in the Charlie Hebdo killings. Does the recent anti-Islamic activity at the Edgbaston campus show a national community falling apart?


In Defence of the Liberal Democrats

The Chair of the University's Liberal Democrat society explains why she thinks you should vote for the party in May

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UoB Student? Sport on your doorstep in 2015

The Redbrick Sports Writers have got together to give you the low down on some of the biggest events taking place in and around the city of Birmingham over the course of 2015.


Liverpool sucker punches leave Brum feeling blue

Online Sports Editor Tom Dodd watched the Birmingham Men's 2nds Football team in their first fixture of 2015, a home Trophy Cup match against Liverpool John Moores.


Battle of Bournbrook. T-Minus 7 days.

The Varsity Rugby Union contest between the UoB 1st XV and the UoB Medics is a week away. Here's something to whet the appetite...

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The BIG Media Event

What are employers looking for in a graduate today? How can you break into such a competitive field? Our distinguished panel of keynote speakers talked about their long careers in ...

By Julia Yan on 20th January 2015
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Exclusive: Meet the cast of ‘The Bridge’

Redbrick Film interviews the cast of the upcoming student film ‘The Bridge’ directed and produced by University of Birmingham student Cassiah Joski-jethi. Screening is on Saturday 29th March at the Chaplaincy. Video by Julia Yan, Charlie Moloney and Molly Garfoot ©RedbrickMultimedia

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American Sniper: Deserving Oscar Nominee or U.S. Political Propaganda?

Critic Jess Ennis tackles the difficult topic of American Sniper


Unlikely Fashion Icon

This week's unlikely fashion icon according to Life&Style writer Graca Mutseyami...


Fierce and Finished

It's our L&S Editors Amy and Bethany's turn to take on this week Fierce&Finished...

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#RedbrickPresents: The BIG Media Event

Redbrick held a media careers event earlier this month with alumni guest speakers Lizo Mzimba, Jonathan Levi and Nick Petrie

By Julia Yan on 27th January 2015
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Birmingham stands against terror in #JeSuisCharlie vigil

Birmingham locals gathered at an evening vigil on 8th January to mourn the deaths of the twelve people killed in the offices of French satirical publication Charlie Hebdo in Paris