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Interview: President F. W. de Klerk

Interview: President F. W. de Klerk

FW de Klerk is a man used to public scrutiny. Like his native South Africa, he has remained under the spotlight since the dying days of apartheid. He may be so now more than ever:…

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Investigation: Oxford students speak out about porn habits

Investigation: Oxford students speak out about porn habits

At the beginning of 2014, Pornhub, one of the world’s largest porn websites, released statistics that revealed the most popular search terms countries and cities within the United…

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OULC electoral college to be split by gender

OULC electoral college to be split by gender

The University’s Labour Club is set to split members into two electoral colleges based on their self-identified gender for voting…

OUSU’s “divisive” actions under scrutiny

OUSU’s “divisive” actions under scrutiny

A top OUSU committee has delivered a mixed verdict on the work of officers this year, claiming that one should…

OUSU President opposes proposed DSA cut

OUSU President opposes proposed DSA cut

OUSU President Tom Rutland has joined the growing opposition to the government’s proposed cut to the Disabled Students Allowance. In…

Google maps your punt

Google maps your punt

Google Maps has this week introduced punting as a recommended mode of transport around certain areas of Oxford. The move…

Standing for Freedom protest in Bonn Square

Standing for Freedom protest in Bonn Square

Charitable Oxford students stood in the city centre for 27 hours straight to raise awareness of an anti-human trafficking charity…

Oxford defeated in Varsity Poker

Oxford defeated in Varsity Poker

Oxford was defeated by Cambridge in the Varsity Poker match, hosted last Saturday in the Oxford Club.  The first round…

Wadham votes for five days of vegan food

Wadham votes for five days of vegan food

Wadham SU passed a motion to eat vegan food in Hall five nights a week in a meeting last Sunday.…

Academic “silenced” by University over sexual violence

Academic “silenced” by University over sexual violence

An Oxford academic who refused to hold an event at the Oxford Union accused the University this week of “silencing”…

Union manifestos released: who’s running, why, and what it all means

This term sees all of the top four officer positions in the Union contested.  The presidency will be the first…

“This house would end the war on drugs”

“This house would end the war on drugs”

Proposition speakers: Merton College David Brown. Dr Huppart, MP for Cambridge, Richard Cowan, editor of Marijuana news, Mark Thornton, economics…

Christ Church intruder strikes in second robbery incident

Christ Church intruder strikes in second robbery incident

Students at Christ Church have expressed concerns over security after the college suffered a second theft in as many weeks.…

Worcester Provost defends role in English syllabus overhaul

Worcester Provost defends role in English syllabus overhaul

The Provost of Worcester College has defended his role in encouraging the controversial changes to the GCSE English syllabus made…

Corpus tortoise fair gets fast and furious

Corpus tortoise fair gets fast and furious

Corpus Tortoise Fair witnessed a tortoise-on-tortoise “assault” this Sunday.  The Corpus’ tortoise’s misdemeanour against the Regent’s contender disqualified it from…

Trinity football club moon violinist

Trinity football club moon violinist

Members of Trinity’s football club have been disciplined after lowering their trousers during a formal hall attended by famous violinist…

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Unprecedented. Unpredictable. Unmissable; Manic Street Preachers, Futurology.

Unprecedented. Unpredictable. Unmissable; Manic Street Preachers, Futurology.

Few words are more applicable to Wales’ Manic Street Preachers more than ‘longevity’. I choose this word very specifically over…

‘Here We Go’ again – Lower Than Atlantis return!

‘Here We Go’ again – Lower Than Atlantis return!

It’s been two years since the release of Changing Tune, the third studio album from Watford-based four-piece Lower Than Atlantis.…