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Don’t silence Powell – deconstruct him

We should appreciate the educational value of deconstructing Powell's infamous speech

Judge representative films on merit not just diversity

The films of women and POC must be judged meritocratically and not just for their representation

Could Friends be any more problematic?

Rewatching the sitcom in 2018 makes me feel uncomfortable

Professor Biggar should be allowed to speak, even if we disagree

Our blanket decrial of Professor Biggar harms foreign policy and historical understanding

All Souls plans plaque to mark donor’s slavery links

The college has applied for planning permission for a plaque commemorating the slaves whose labour funded its library.

The shameful truth about Churchill

Despite Winston Churchill's major role in one of the greatest famines in the history of mankind he is still unduly lauded by the British people

Oxford defends don accused of “whitewashing” the British empire

Nigel Biggar had argued we should “moderate our post-imperial guilt”

The marriages Brexit can’t break

Charlotte Tosti speaks to European women living in Oxford about the impact of Brexit on their lives.

The Lola Olufemi ‘scandal’ is dishonest and damaging to BME progress

Silencing bias does not silence academic freedom, argues Brian Wong

The freshers’ ‘slave auction’ wasn’t just ill-judged banter. It goes deeper

Saying "they can't take a joke" suggests that slavery can be a joke