Authors Posts by James Lester

James Lester


West Papua’s forgotten struggle

James Lester talks to Benny Wenda, West Papua's exiled leader, about his country's fight for independence from Indonesia

Crisis at the heart of British politics

James Lester looks at the state of the coalition government

Africa: Reasons to be Cheerful?

James Lester examines the continent heading into the new year

Mixed results for OU Lax

James Lester watches Cambridge defeat Oxford in 3 of 4 Varsity Lacrosse matches in wind, rain and shine.

The other Presidential election

James Lester interviews the five candidates for Sports Federation President

CCC sports ground closure

Corpus lose their sports ground by Easter

The Pro

Charlotte Houston tells us about international lacrosse.


Union prepares for Bannon protests

Hundreds are expected to protest at the Union, after yesterday's tense vote sees the Bannon event go ahead

Jesus College accused of controversial evangelical group ‘cover-up’

Jesus is now the third Oxford college to have hosted Christian Concern in recent years, along with Exeter and Trinity, whilst LMH is currently considering whether or not to host the group

Students raise safety concerns over ‘extremely frightening’ Park End queue

“It was an extremely frightening experience; several people were experiencing panic attacks."

Don’t confuse free speech with hate speech

The Union’s series of predictably shocking speakers are anathema to our values

Union Standing Committee vote to continue with Bannon event

Officials voted narrowly to not cancel the event, despite pressure from student groups