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We desperately need an open dialogue on acne

We desperately need an open dialogue on acne

24th Oct 2014 by Evie Ioannidi
Evie Ioannidi discusses the need for us to take acne more seriously
Debate: Should OUSU support free education?

Debate: Should OUSU support free education?

24th Oct 2014 by James Elliott, James Blythe
James Blythe and James Elliott discuss the merits of university tuition fees
Battle against the Broadcasters

Battle against the Broadcasters

22nd Oct 2014 by Tom Robinson
Tom Robinson criticises broadcasters for failing to include the Greens in the election debates next year and calls...
Defending a 'no platform' policy for transphobia

Defending a 'no platform' policy for transphobia

22nd Oct 2014 by Adam Roberts
Adam Roberts endorses the organisers of the St John's Gender Equality Festival in deciding to apologise for a...
Interview: Peter Kellner

Interview: Peter Kellner

20th Oct 2014 by Tom Carter
Tom Carter talks polling, ethics, Europe and elections with Peter Kellner, the President of YouGov
Debate: Should the liberal elite be more tolerant of UKIP?

Debate: Should the liberal elite be more tolerant of UKIP?

20th Oct 2014 by Samuel Rutishauser-Mills, Jamie Jackson
Samuel Rutishauser-Mills and Jamie Jackson debate how we should respond to the rise of UKIP
Owen Jones, The Establishment and why he might have a point

Owen Jones, The Establishment and why he might have a point

20th Oct 2014 by Oliver Hurcum
Oliver Hurcum disagrees with criticism of Owen Jones' new book, arguing that he is right in pointing out the...
Interview: Naomi Klein

Interview: Naomi Klein

20th Oct 2014 by Niamh McIntyre
Naomi Klein on the struggle against fossil fuels, the free market, and Big Oil
How do JCRs allocate charitable spending?

How do JCRs allocate charitable spending?

18th Oct 2014 by Alex Stronell
C+ looks at how different JCRs approach charitable giving
Investigation: JCR Spending

Investigation: JCR Spending

18th Oct 2014 by Robert Walmsley
JCRs come in all shapes and sizes, and each approaches spending in its own way. C+ investigates the variations in...
How does Oxford compare nationally in SU spending?

How does Oxford compare nationally in SU spending?

18th Oct 2014 by Charlie Atkins
Oxford and Cambridge collegiate systems mean less Student Union spending per head
What it's like being a JCR Treasurer

What it's like being a JCR Treasurer

17th Oct 2014 by Tom Carter
Tom Carter, Treasurer of Trinity JCR, talks about managing a JCR’s finances
Julia Gasper: Why do we bother to report her comments?

Julia Gasper: Why do we bother to report her comments?

12th Oct 2014 by Samuel Rutishauser-Mills
Samuel Rutishauser-Mills takes issue with the disproportionate representation extreme social conservative views get...
Interview: Simon Amstell

Interview: Simon Amstell

10th Oct 2014 by Samuele Volpe
Simon Amstell talks fame, philosophy, and comedy with Samuele Volpe
Debate: Is Freshers' Week all that it is cracked up to be?

Debate: Is Freshers' Week all that it is cracked up to be?

10th Oct 2014 by Tom Carter, Niamh McIntyre
Niamh McIntyre and Tom Carter argue as to whether Freshers' Week deserves its reputation as a highlight of the...
Casualties of war: Two Syrian refugees in Istanbul

Casualties of war: Two Syrian refugees in Istanbul

10th Oct 2014 by Ben Cooke
Ben Cooke recalls the sobering thoughts of two Syrian refugees he met while interrailing in the summer
Interview: Anne-Marie Cockburn

Interview: Anne-Marie Cockburn

10th Oct 2014 by Luke Barratt
Anne-Marie Cockburn wants legalization of the drugs that killed her daughter
Joining the Oxford Union is not for everyone

Joining the Oxford Union is not for everyone

7th Oct 2014 by Max Leak
Max Leak on why Freshers should think twice before joining Oxford's famous debating society
The Sunday Mirror were in the wrong over Brooks Newmark

The Sunday Mirror were in the wrong over Brooks Newmark

4th Oct 2014 by Tjoa Shze Hui
Tjoa Shze Hui argues that the most worrying thing about the Brooks Newmark episode is not the shenanigans of Newmark...
The stories that rule the world

The stories that rule the world

27th Sep 2014 by Mary Reader
Mary Reader ponders the importance of storytelling in society and fears the inordinate power one story can have when...
Should the rest of the UK care about Scottish independence?

Should the rest of the UK care about Scottish independence?

18th Sep 2014 by Tom Carter
With polling stations open, Tom Carter argues that the rest of the UK should treat a possible Yes vote with great...