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Interview: Lord Falconer

Interview: Lord Falconer

12th Jun 2015 by Hannah Foxton
Former Labour heavyweight Baron Falconer of Thorton talks Blair, Burnham and the Right to Die(t)
How Charles Kennedy Became a Student Hero

How Charles Kennedy Became a Student Hero

10th Jun 2015 by Syed Imam, Leader of Oxford University Liberal Democrats
Syed Imam discusses what it was about the recently deceased Charles Kennedy which drew so many, in particular...
General Election: the morning after

General Election: the morning after

1st Jun 2015 by Jamie Gardiner, Silas Elliott
On the morning after the general election, Cherwell took to the street to survey student reactions to a Tory government
Lord Chris Smith on LGBTQ rights and politics

Lord Chris Smith on LGBTQ rights and politics

22nd May 2015 by David Parton
The UK’s first openly gay MP discusses coming out in Westminster
Giving the thoughts of a Don: bad faith

Giving the thoughts of a Don: bad faith

22nd May 2015 by Dr Anil Gomes
Dr Anil Gomes contemplates the possibility of his students going on to lead the country
Equal access: the work of ‘Target Schools’ in Oxford

Equal access: the work of ‘Target Schools’ in Oxford

22nd May 2015 by Ben Peacock
Ben Peacock on the importance of debunking the Oxford mystique and ways to get involved
An unexpected coup and an uncertain future

An unexpected coup and an uncertain future

15th May 2015 by Freddie Hopkinson
Freddie Hopkinson considers the consequences of a Conservative victory in last week's election
Has student politics got it wrong?

Has student politics got it wrong?

15th May 2015 by Patrick Mulholland and Annie Teriba
Patrick Mulholland and Annie Teriba debate whether student activism achieves what it should
Is it OK to be mean to Tories?

Is it OK to be mean to Tories?

10th May 2015 by Luke Barratt
Luke Barratt analyses the General Election backlash, and the backlash against the backlash
Interview: Vernon Bogdanor

Interview: Vernon Bogdanor

9th May 2015 by Tom Carter
David Cameron’s former tutor talks politics with Tom Carter
Life after the election: the birth of a new politics?

Life after the election: the birth of a new politics?

9th May 2015 by Harry Gosling
Harry Gosling argues that this election has fundamentally altered the nature of the political game.
Why should Oxford students vote for your party?

Why should Oxford students vote for your party?

6th May 2015 by Madalena Leao, Syed Imam, Jan Nedvidek, David Thomas, Max Jewell, Luke Barratt
Cherwell Investigations asks Oxford’s student political societies to defend their parties’ records and why they...
General Election: What does the expert say?

General Election: What does the expert say?

5th May 2015 by Stephen Fisher
Stephen Fisher, an Oxford Associate Professor of Political Sociology, looks at the key trends in this election
Has the Tories’ electoral mastermind delivered the goods?

Has the Tories’ electoral mastermind delivered the goods?

2nd May 2015 by Omar Rana
Omar Rana considers whether Lynton Crosby has managed to work his magic for the Conservatives
Interviewing a robed warrior: Dinah Rose QC

Interviewing a robed warrior: Dinah Rose QC

2nd May 2015 by Tom Foxton
Tom Foxton talks Prince Charles and cuts with the leading human rights barrister.
Migrant deaths should not be used as political capital

Migrant deaths should not be used as political capital

2nd May 2015 by Amaka Opara
Amaka Opara argues that the accusations levelled at David Cameron by Ed Miliband were unacceptable
The West's anti-Russia media campaign

The West's anti-Russia media campaign

24th Apr 2015 by Eliza Melkonyan
Eliza Melkonyan on bias against Russia in the UK media
John Thornhill on politics at the Financial Times

John Thornhill on politics at the Financial Times

24th Apr 2015 by Harry Gosling
Harry Gosling discusses the General Election and more with the FT’s Deputy Editor
Not Right to Buy

Not Right to Buy

22nd Apr 2015 by Daniel Minister
Daniel Minister argues that the Conservative's pledge to extend the 'Right to Buy' scheme will only exacerbate the...
Jihad: till death do us part

Jihad: till death do us part

20th Apr 2015 by Amaka Opara
Amaka Opara considers the motivations of the women who have left the West in recent years to live in the warzone...
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