LSE Students Take on Austerity and Patriarchy at the London Women’s March 2019

Among the thousands of people who throng the streets of central London, LSE students joined the fight for equality – against patriarchy, austerity, domestic violence and marginalisation on Saturday 19th January. Surrounded by inspirational messages of empowerment, this third annual…

I agree, Austerity does not work in Greece

‘Look at Spain, Portugal and Greece! It’s possible to spend your way out of debt!’, cry the critics of austerity. This seemingly counterintuitive argument certainly does have some merit. The logic of this claim is as follows: If the Government…

LSE Student forgets last 7 Years and writes Pro -Austerity Article

After seven years of austerity in Britain and much of the rest of Europe, even its most ardent advocates are starting to question its effectiveness. If the reality of falling wages, flat-lining productivity, and stagnant GDP per capita isn’t enough…

Bury Austerity: it has no place in the future of our politics

Last week, The Beaver published an opinion article which argued that austerity was a policy which “should be put back on the menu” of politics. I write today in response to that article, and to argue against such claim. Both…