Authors Posts by Freddie Hopkinson

Freddie Hopkinson


The EU Referendum: We must not forget the 48.1 per cent

Freddie Hopkinson calls for a strong pro-EU front after the referendum results

Stand up and be counted: students should campaign to Bremain

It’s us young people that will be most affected by the results of this referendum

RMFO: Let’s not forget the lessons of our debate

Whatever happens with Oriel's judgment on RMFO we shouldn't ignore what we have learned

Former Oxford local branded “Jihadi Jack”

Photos of Jack Letts at the Tabqa Dam have led to accusations that the 20-year-old has joined the Islamic State

Oxford Students to protest proposed housing cuts

Oxford student groups mobilise against proposed country council cuts to housing services

‘Policing by consent’ in contemporary Britain

Freddie Hopkinson calls for Police Forces that are far more representative of the communities they work in

Review: Bridge of Spies

Freddie Hopkinson reviews Steven Spielberg's latest film

Debate: keep calm and carry on in response to terror?

Freddie Hopkinson and Harry Gosling discuss the best response to terrorism in light of the attacks in Paris

Our crisis of home ownership

Freddie Hopkinson assesses government attempts to resolve the affordable housing crisis

The responsibility of free speech

Cherwell's Comment Editors explain the reasons behind publishing Jacob Williams' open letter and why Cherwell condemns 'No Offence'


A black and white close-up shot of the face of a man with a woman standing up beside him.

Fast Film: In a Lonely Place unites noir tradition with painfully real romance

Humphrey Bogart is a man addled by loneliness in this cinematic masterclass of subtlety and allegory.
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“Look what you made me do”: Taylor Swift’s reinvention

The reinvention of her ‘reputation’ is not a change of character nor a sudden shift in her attitude to the spotlight. The Reputation era was simply a rebranding of sound, lyricism, production and image which worked to provoke her audience and, ironically, sustain her reputation.
The Town vs Gown promotional poster

Town vs Gown 2019: Press Release

The official press release ahead of the Town vs Gown 2019 boxing event
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Review: The 1975’s latest album falls short

Some robotic pretentious waffle. Some cynical love songs. Some good hooks, a few nice bridges. Rinse and repeat for an album for an identikit album, with a dozen else out there the same.

City Council Blasts Oxford Union over Le Pen Invite

Oxford City Council accused the Union of a “pattern of endangering community safety by inviting fascists into the city.