College Tribune

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Month: February 2014

Review: Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit is the second attempted reboot of the long-running action franchise that started strongly with The Hunt for Red October but went rapidly downhill with each successive film, culminating in the particularly poor Sum of All Fears,…

Putin’s Cold Run for Gold

Whether taking place during summer or winter, doctor the Olympic Games have rarely been free from the baggage of politics. In their modern conception, treat they have served as an opportunity for the host state to promote its reputation and…


Students Will Do Well not to Fall into Old Habits of Previous Generation

The transition of the final quarter of 2013 into the New Year has sparked an unfamiliar sense of optimism amongst business, economic and political discussions across the country. On the 6th of October 2013, I sat down and opened the…