Welcome to the SOAS Blog

We are deeply passionate about inspiring the next generation to develop ideas to help build a fairer world.

SOAS academics weigh in on some of the most challenging issues of our time, from human rights and climate change, to decolonisation, race, identity and freedom of speech.

Our students provide regular analysis of the topical news stories of the day. And give advice on how to pursue careers after you graduate that make a real difference.

Get started by exploring our most popular – or most recent – blogs below.

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Caspar Melville

On Windrush Day

We remember the huge obstacles Britain’s Afro-Caribbean population have had to surmount to claim their rights as citizens.

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Nabihah Iqbal DJ
Sasha Patel

Interview with DJ Nabihah Iqbal

Nabihah Iqbal is an exceptional musician, DJ and multi-layered person. After graduating from SOAS with a degree in History and Ethnomusicology, Nabihah completed an Mphil

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