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Rhodes must not fall – head of scholarship programme rules out...

Elizabeth Kiss, head of the Rhodes scholarship programme, has refused to change its name on the grounds that it would be “running...

Statues Must Fall

“From the United States to South Korea, debates about historical legacy and modern cultural identity have raged around these figures of iron and stone”

The walls that stare – what college portraits tell us about...

They say a picture paints a thousand words. So what do the thousands of portraits hanging around Oxford colleges tell us about the University,...

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

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

Balliol accused of bowing to “anti-colonial” pressure by moving Viceroy’s portrait

After taking it down for repairs, the college have not replaced the portrait of George Curzon to its hall.

Oxford defends don accused of “whitewashing” the British empire

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

All Souls starts new scholarship in attempt to tackle colonial legacy

College launches scholarship for student from Caribbean nations in recognition of slave-built wealth

Protesters rally for decolonisation outside Rad Cam

Rhodes Must Fall, Common Ground and other campaign representatives demand Oxford commits to "a long-term project of decolonisation at all levels"

Tear Down America’s Shame

Adam John Ellison argues that we cannot cling to Confederate symbols and statues in modern America, while being genuine about ending oppression

Decolonising history, or obscuring reality?

Efforts to decolonise Oxford's past can draw a fictitious veil over history