Friday, October 1, 2021
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    The Ugly Side of the Beautiful Game

    "The dichotomy encapsulated by the situation in Qatar is embedded in football around the world: the flashy wealth and fame of football are built on abuse and suffering. Profit is increased at the cost of human lives." Ciara Garcha analyses football's issues with dirty money.

    Navalny: A New Hope?

    “Why are you still alive?” CBS news show 60 Minutes’ Lesley Stahl asked Alexei Navalny in 2017 as he was building momentum in Russia...

    Russian propaganda claims coronavirus vaccine will turn us into monkeys

    A network of Russian state officials, media figures, and anonymous online middlemen have been orchestrating a campaign of disinformation to destroy trust in the...

    In Conversation with Countess Alexandra Tolstoy

    Countess Alexandra Tolstoy is the daughter of Count Nikolai Tolstoy-Miloslavsky, the current head of the noble House of Tolstoy, distantly related to Leo Tolstoy,...

    THRIVE OR SURVIVE? Experiences from Year Abroad

    BERLIN - Marte van der Graaf I didn’t want to go on a year abroad at all. I remember telling my mum at the end of...

    Research by Oxford University reveals scale of Russian intervention in US...

    Research by Oxford University’s Computational Propaganda Project and network analysis firm Graphika provides an in-depth analysis into Russia’s disinformation campaign around the 2016 US election.

    Hillary Clinton delivers keynote address at Oxford human rights conference

    The former presidential candidate spoke on the relevance of human rights in our increasingly illiberal global climate

    Let’s Talk About: The Year Abroad

    While moving abroad might seem daunting, Alex Burgar reminds us there's also a lot to look forward to

    Russia’s intolerance cannot be ignored

    By forgetting Chechnya’s ‘gay purge’, we risk being complicit with Putin’s oppressive agenda

    Union under fire for hosting anti-LGBTQ+ speakers either side of Oxford...

    The society has been accused of hosting "a stooge of the homophobic Putin regime" as well as "an abhorrent transphobe" either side of Oxford Pride