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EXPERT COMMENT: Why Martin Luther King's trip to Tyneside still matters 50 years on

EXPERT COMMENT: Why Martin Luther King's trip to Tyneside still matters 50 years on

Oct 27, 2017 11:47 BST
Professor in American Studies, Brian Ward, writes about Martin Luther King's visit to T...

EXPERT COMMENT: The world speaks the language of men, but after #MeToo women must find their voice

EXPERT COMMENT: The world speaks the language of men, but after #MeToo women must find their voice

Oct 26, 2017 15:49 BST
Claudine Van Hensbergen, Senior Lecturer in Eighteenth-Century English Literature at No...

EXPERT COMMENT: Fats Domino: rock'n'rolls quiet rebel who defied US segregation

EXPERT COMMENT: Fats Domino: rock'n'rolls quiet rebel who defied US segregation

Oct 26, 2017 11:33 BST
Professor in American Studies, Brian Ward, writes about the life of Rock'n'roll trailbl...

Bank says ‘financial apathy’ is costing millions of British people a fortune in lost money and creating a mental health time bomb

Oct 25, 2017 15:52 BST
Research* from one of Britain’s banks suggests over six-and-a-half million people in th...

Northumbria’s engineering courses ranked among best in the world

Northumbria’s engineering courses ranked among best in the world

Oct 24, 2017 16:49 BST
Northumbria University’s engineering and technology courses now rank in the top 300 in ...

EXPERT COMMENT: A huge marine reserve in the Pacific will protect rich tourists rather than fish

EXPERT COMMENT: A huge marine reserve in the Pacific will protect rich tourists rather than fish

Oct 24, 2017 15:32 BST
Peter Howson, Lecturer in Human Geography and development studies, discusses how Palau ...

Northumbria and Durham academics reveal imbalance of power in North East

Northumbria and Durham academics reveal imbalance of power in North East

Oct 23, 2017 11:14 BST
Who runs the North? This may sound like a question from the latest episode of Game of T...