Authors Posts by Tom Beardsworth

Tom Beardsworth


Brasenose put their trust in the bust

Bust of former JCR President will be the college’s mascot on University Challenge

Peter Huhne doesn’t deserve notoriety

Tom Beardsworth argues that the press has purposefully conflated the public interest with what interests the public

A Theory of Justice broadens its horizons

Production team which put on A Theory of Justice are looking to expand the musical beyond Oxford

Holocaust talk at Brasenose

Eva Clarke, whose mother survived Auschwitz, talks to Brasnose's Ashmole Society

Union opens its doors to Assange

In Union talk WikiLeaks founder speaks of 'The Fifth Estate,' the Ecuadorian embassy and protests

The Politics of Privilege

An interview with Lord Strathclyde, who resigned from Cabinet on Monday.

Assange invite sparks protest

The Wikileaker, currently seeking sanctuary in Ecuador after rape allegations were made against him last year, is to address the Oxford Union. Meanwhile a Twitter war has arisen between Assange's mother and an Oxford student.

Review: Peep Show

Peep Show aficionado Tom Beardsworth reviews the first half of Series 8

Review: Dancing on the Frontier

Tom Beardsworth reviews Oxford student Nico Hobhouse's first travel novel, 'Dancing on the Frontier: Travels by Land through China and Tibet'

The top 10 best things about going home

Tom Beardsworth explains what's wonderful about escaping Oxford life


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?

The government is wrong to dismiss abortion clinic buffer zones

Protests outside abortion clinics are a form of harassment which undermine the free choices of women

Tolkien fans visit Oxford to celebrate author

The four-day event will include a Hobbit bake-off