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    Violence on the Frontline: the changing public perception of the NHS

    'The assault of NHS workers is far from a new phenomenon.' Emily Passmore discusses public perceptions of the NHS and how COVID-19 has exposed them.

    Oxford Living Wage Campaign demands COVID-19 worker protection

    The Oxford Living Wage Campaign, a student organization for worker justice at the University of Oxford as well as its colleges, has released an...

    A Crisis of Faith?: the role and responsibilities of organised religion

    When David was King of Israel, his people is said to have been ravaged by a plague claiming the lives of hundreds every day....

    A Case For Sonder: rejecting putting a price tag on life

    All throughout the world, health professionals are facing some of the most disheartening scenes of our times. Their efforts are valiant, there’s no denying...

    Blind Spots and Vigilantism: Learning from the ghosts of recent pandemics...

    ‘I refute the claim that news cannot be made directly relevant, engaging, and motivating wherever it happens.’ Francesca Butt warns us against the blind spots in our media coverage and tells us what we can learn from online outrage.

    Opinion – Oxford Finalists Deserve a Proper ‘Safety Net’

    On Wednesday 25th March I released an Open Letter to the University advocating for a ‘guaranteed minimum’ grade to be implemented to protect students particularly...

    Folding@Home: the virtual fight against a global pandemic

    As we all isolate at home in the middle of this outbreak, it is difficult not to feel powerless. We are not medical professionals,...

    COVID-19 Is Changing the Way We Socialise

    'I can hardly offer them a virtual cup of tea when the conversation runs dry.' As our online interactions proliferate, Janae Byrne discusses the pitfalls of communicating via social media.

    Oxford company to screen 15,000 drugs for COVID-19 cure

    The Oxford-based company Exscientia will use artificial intelligence to evaluate over 15,000 drugs in order to test them for effectiveness in curing coronavirus. The...

    LIVEBLOG: Covid-19 Updates

    Latest Updates The University has announced that all university libraries and museums will be shut until further noticeTrinity Term teaching and assessment will be conducted...