Prepare for more political despair in 2017

Although liberals may celebrate the end of 2016, Fred Dimbleby argues that we should prepare for another year of political despair and discord

Back staff strikes, in solidarity not charity

Our tutors and lecturers will soon be going on strike. They deserve our full and unconditional support.

OUSU election: meet the candidates

Cherwell grills the four OUSU presidential candidates on their stance on crucial student issues

Is it Britain’s humanitarian duty to aid affected countries?

As part of C+'s investigation on Oxford's role in the fight against Ebola, Hannah Foxton asks whether we have a moral obligation to provide support to the Ebola-stricken countries

Lowering the voting age is unnecessary and wrong

Political awareness does not automatically entitle you to the vote, argues Jordan Bernstein

The Yes to NUS vote hides a real need for reform

Daniel Kodsi calls for the failure of the NUS referendum not to obfuscate the factors that made the vote necessary

A unified Britain is a Great Britain

Calls for Scottish independence overlook the shared values that define us, argues Adam Jordan

Is it OK to be mean to Tories?

Luke Barratt analyses the General Election backlash, and the backlash against the backlash

The Rise of Evil: a user’s guide

James Lamming on the unscrupulous way to power in the 21st Century

The Campaign: Oxford Climate Society

Karolina Kalinowski, President of Oxford Climate Society, talks about using creativity to move climate change up the political agenda


Somerville all-women panel highlights plight of female refugees

The World Refugee Day discussion comes in a series of panels aiming to give women a greater platform

Oxford men seal emphatic victory at Lord’s

Matty Hughes bowled 132 not out as Oxford romped home

History faculty U-turns over exam regulations change after student pressure

The faculty wished to change the deadlines for submission of thesis titles and synopses, giving students two days to respond despite most being in the middle of examinations

Protestors stage Oxford anti-Trump rally

The protestors called on Theresa May to cancel Donald Trump's visit

Oxford MP condemns ‘disgraceful’ fake UAE centre

Earlier this month, Cherwell revealed that the 'Mohammed bin Rashid Center [sic] for Future Research' did not actually exist