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New domestic abuse laws are vital and long overdue

New domestic abuse laws are vital and long overdue

1st Sep 2014 by Alice Nutting
In response to Nick Mutch's article, 'Legalising Private Relationships', Alice Nutting explains why criticising the...
Legislating private relationships

Legislating private relationships

30th Aug 2014 by Nick Mutch
Nick Mutch considers the consequences of proposed legislation against domestic abuse.
On Hamas, Gaza and the need for peace

On Hamas, Gaza and the need for peace

28th Aug 2014 by Richard Black, Sapan Maini-Thompson
Richard Black and Sapan Maini-Thompson argue that in the English liberal elite's rush to condemn Israel over the...
The Ice Bucket Challenge: Boon or bane for ALS sufferers?

The Ice Bucket Challenge: Boon or bane for ALS sufferers?

28th Aug 2014 by Tom Posa
Tom Posa argues that the Ice Bucket Challenge, despite the good intentions of participants, has done a disservice to...
Protest? What protest?

Protest? What protest?

21st Aug 2014 by Charlotte Clark
Charlotte Clark discusses the increasing importance of social media in the way we access news
Oxford the second-most expensive university for freshers?

Oxford the second-most expensive university for freshers?

20th Aug 2014 by Stan Lalanne
Stan Lalanne argues that data from HSBC’s recent cost of living calculation can be misleading
Oxford should end its role in the arms trade with Israel

Oxford should end its role in the arms trade with Israel

18th Aug 2014 by James Elliott
In light of the recent devastation in Gaza, James Elliott argues the case for Oxford's adoption of greater sanctions...
The NUS and Alcohol: A Toxic Mix

The NUS and Alcohol: A Toxic Mix

6th Aug 2014 by Tom Carter
Tom Carter argues that, with their new anti-binge drinking campaign, the NUS are as out of touch as ever
Middle-east media coverage must start counting lives equally

Middle-east media coverage must start counting lives equally

4th Aug 2014 by Samuel Rutishauser-Mills
Samuel Rutishauser-Mills argues that the media coverage of the current Israel-Palestine conflict has falsely...
The tragedy of young suicide

The tragedy of young suicide

28th Jul 2014 by Emma Davies
Emma Davies discusses the inadequacy of current mental health provisions for our most vulnerable young people.
Tackling Gender Inequality: Feminist Parties

Tackling Gender Inequality: Feminist Parties

24th Jul 2014 by Tom Robinson
Tom Robinson considers the merits of Sweden's Feminist Initiative
Wimbledon and the Male Gaze

Wimbledon and the Male Gaze

18th Jul 2014 by Mary Reader
Mary Reader discusses the media's treatment of women in Wimbledon, both on and off the pitch
No Offence but...

No Offence but...

17th Jul 2014 by Jack Chisnall
Jack Chisnall laments the over-usage of the word 'offence' in the modern day and attempts to reclaim it as something...
Theatre etiquette: necessary or needless?

Theatre etiquette: necessary or needless?

15th Jul 2014 by Will Obeney
Falling standards of behaviour in British theatres is a concerning issue, but one not entirely clear-cut, argues...
Affirmative action: the embodiment of meritocracy

Affirmative action: the embodiment of meritocracy

12th Jul 2014 by Samuel Rutishauser-Mills
Samuel Rutishauser-Mills uses new scientific data to dispel the notion that income-based affirmative action schemes...
I, too?

I, too?

10th Jul 2014 by Tjoa Shze Hui
Tjoa Shze Hui asks just how far racial campaigns at Oxford are really relevant to the international student community
Yo ho ho and a battle against harsh copyright laws

Yo ho ho and a battle against harsh copyright laws

6th Jul 2014 by Luke Barratt
Luke Barratt on the witch-hunt of The Pirate Bay at the hands of big business
Should alleged rapists be given anonymity until charged?

Should alleged rapists be given anonymity until charged?

3rd Jul 2014 by Nick Mutch, Niamh McIntyre
Nick Mutch and Niamh McIntyre discuss the consequences of a potential move towards greater anonymity for those...
The Ben Sullivan case has exposed our victim blaming culture

The Ben Sullivan case has exposed our victim blaming culture

30th Jun 2014 by Lucy Delaney
Recent comments in the media reveal a serious and disturbing truth about society's attitudes to rape, argues OUSU...
Interview: Sir Roderic Lyne

Interview: Sir Roderic Lyne

17th Jun 2014 by George Greenwood
George Greenwood talks about Russia's future with Sir Roderic Lyne, former British Ambassador to the Russian Federation
Should the academic calendar be reorganised?

Should the academic calendar be reorganised?

17th Jun 2014 by Luke Barratt; Rachel Dobbs
Luke Barratt and Rachel Dobbs consider the benefits and disadvantages of summertime exams and short terms in Oxford