Entries by The Cambridge Union Society from 10/2012

This House Believes Capitalism Has Failed

| Posted 10.04.2012 | UK Universities & Education

This week, the Cambridge Union will be welcoming members veteran and new for the first debate of full term. Chris Page, CUSU Welfare and Rights Officer, and James Mottram, CUCA Committee member, argue for and against the motion respectively.

This House Believes the Music Industry Is All Industry and No Music

| Posted 10.15.2012 | UK Universities & Education

There was a period where gentlemen of taste and distinction tailored the entertainment of the masses so as to promote only the best music. And stuff got messy, quickly.

This House Has No Confidence in Her Majesty's Government.

| Posted 10.18.2012 | UK Politics

I have lost all confidence in this government because the promises that they abandon are precisely those that made them electable. I have lost confidence because the few policies they are seeing through are relentlessly, demonstrably wrong.

Why Barack Must Win

| Posted 10.31.2012 | UK Politics

Though November 6th may not feel as exciting as 2008, in many ways it is more important. All of the president's achievements are at stake against a Republican Party intent on rolling back the achievements of Obama, LBJ and all the way back to FDR.