Authors Posts by James King

James King


Football: The Blues versus College debate

James King asks whether an integration of Blues and College players is a good thing for the JCR football leagues

Disability sport not looking so grey anymore

James King speaks to Baroness Tanni Grey Thompson about her experiences in disability sport and what we can expect at London 2012

Blues stung by angry Wasps

James King watches the first major Blues fixture of the season, at the Iffley Road Stadium

Play for an F.A Cup winner

James King delves into the history of Oxford University's Blues football team


70% of students only drink to fit in, says NUS survey

Almost half of the survey’s participants claimed that prior to starting university they had a perception that students spent most of their time getting drunk.

Oxford ranked as Britain’s least socially inclusive university

Just one in ten students at Oxford view themselves as working class while over 60% of students went to a private or grammar school.

Voluntourism: how a booming industry has real world consequences

Combining volunteering with tourism often harms rather than helps disadvantaged communities

Follow the Money: How football puts finance over fans

In light of Bolton Wanderer's narrow escape from administration, we need to confront how money dominates our nation's favourite sport.

Aung San Suu Kyi’s honorary degree should be revoked

If the degree was awarded to honour human rights, can it not be revoked to honour human rights?