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The right answer, the wrong question

The right answer, the wrong question

16th Apr 2015 by Omar Rana
Omar Rana on the gridlocked political debate between Labour and the Conservatives
Milking it: why dairy production matters

Milking it: why dairy production matters

5th Apr 2015 by Freddie Hopkinson
Freddie Hopkinson explores the effect of the abolition of EU dairy quotas - will the UK be caught out?
The Sound and the Fury

The Sound and the Fury

5th Apr 2015 by Jack Hampton
Jack Hampton gives a first-hand account of the EDL march in Oxford over the Easter weekend
Sex, Drugs, and Taboo

Sex, Drugs, and Taboo

5th Apr 2015 by Millie McLuskie
Millie McLuskie questions the legality of prostitution and drugs after her trip to Amsterdam.
Nip Slip

Nip Slip

4th Apr 2015 by Alice Townson
Alice Townson on the highs and lows of liberating the nipple.
The Greek bailout: following the money

The Greek bailout: following the money

4th Apr 2015 by Stephanie Stafford
As the deadline for Greece's debt repayment approaches, Stephanie Stafford asks where the money went
Seven spivs a' spinning

Seven spivs a' spinning

3rd Apr 2015 by Hannah Foxton
Hannah Foxton asks whether last night's leaders' debate was a game-changer or channel-changer
The paradox of a boringly exciting election

The paradox of a boringly exciting election

29th Mar 2015 by Harry Gosling
Harry Gosling argues that we should ignore this election’s false pretence of tedium and embrace its more...
Kanye not? The racism behind Glastonbury petition

Kanye not? The racism behind Glastonbury petition

25th Mar 2015 by Luke Barratt
Luke Barratt explores the reasons behind a popular petition against Kanye West’s recently announced Glastonbury...
The double standards of the Left

The double standards of the Left

20th Mar 2015 by Jan Nedvidek
The 'Oxford radical Left' are hypocritical and fighting to preserve freedom of speech only when it suits, Jan...
Israeli Election results spell disaster for peace

Israeli Election results spell disaster for peace

20th Mar 2015 by Sebastian Fox
Sebastian Fox explains why the result of the Israeli election earlier this week has thrown up further obstacles to a...
Clarkson and the cultural split

Clarkson and the cultural split

20th Mar 2015 by Ruth Hayhow
Ruth Hayhow argues that the public's reaction to Jeremy Clarkson's suspension is indicative of a wider cultural split
Why Vinnie's should remain single-sex

Why Vinnie's should remain single-sex

16th Mar 2015 by Annabel Hazlitt
Female membership of Vincent's Club would be a backwards step for Oxford Blues sport, according to Annabel Hazlitt
Palestine has history on its side

Palestine has history on its side

10th Mar 2015 by James Elliott
In his weekly column, James Elliot argues that the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement has to make a...
We must end our love affair with the tutorial system

We must end our love affair with the tutorial system

10th Mar 2015 by Alexander Rankine
Alexander Rankine argues that the tutorial system is too expensive, ineffective and anachronistic
Debate: Should you keep who you vote for private?

Debate: Should you keep who you vote for private?

6th Mar 2015 by Tom Robinson, Tom Carter
Tom Robinson and Tom Carter debate whether you should have to justify your vote when talking to others
Run, run as fast as you can

Run, run as fast as you can

5th Mar 2015 by Tom Robinson
Tom Robinson criticises the latest development in plans for televised leadership debates in the run up to May's...
Porn & Policy at Teddy Hall

Porn & Policy at Teddy Hall

1st Mar 2015 by James Elliott
In his weekly column, James Elliott reflects how Teddy Hall JCR's decision to scrap its honorary member, Jenna...
The University should not neglect OxHub

The University should not neglect OxHub

28th Feb 2015 by Makena Löhr
In response to this week's story on OxHub's funding problems, Makena Löhr argues that, despite what the University...
Let's stop the stigmatisation of self-harm

Let's stop the stigmatisation of self-harm

28th Feb 2015 by Giles Neal
In response to Cherwell publishing a much altered version of an article he wrote without his consent, Giles Neal...
Student apathy should be blamed for OUSU's malaise

Student apathy should be blamed for OUSU's malaise

28th Feb 2015 by Zachary Spiro
Zachary Spiro argues that if all you do is complain about OUSU then you too are part of the problem