Archive for February, 2016

Four Pre-Drinks and an Essay Crisis: life is Curtis

Four Pre-Drinks and an Essay Crisis: life is Curtis

29th February 2016

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The other day, I was experiencing the woolly mammoth of essay crises. Call me bourgeois, wet or unimaginative (largely because I am) but in order to… Read More ›

Inappropriate claims of cultural appropriation must stop

Inappropriate claims of cultural appropriation must stop

23rd February 2016

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Around a week ago, a friend sent me a screenshot of a post from a certain cuntroversial Facebook group and I couldn’t help but laugh… Read More ›

As a Jewish girl, the Oxford Left are beginning to alienate me

As a Jewish girl, the Oxford Left are beginning to alienate me

22nd February 2016

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Let me level with you.  I voted for the Green Party in the last election. I was pleased when Jeremy Corbyn became the Labour party… Read More ›

The Oxford Left is encouraging antisemitism

The Oxford Left is encouraging antisemitism

21st February 2016

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Last week, Alex Chalmers made the brave and, in my view, correct decision to resign as co- chair of OULC after a motion passed, supporting… Read More ›

Are exam results really more important than student welfare?

Are exam results really more important than student welfare?

18th February 2016

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The University of Oxford is failing in its duty of care. This is an institution that embodies ‘Britishness’ like perhaps no other, with its quaint… Read More ›

OUSU Council Chair swaps rules for edible anuses

OUSU Council Chair swaps rules for edible anuses

17th February 2016

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Well, edible anuses are a novel way to inject a bit of fun into OUSU council… In what can only be described as mixing business… Read More ›

Corrected – Wadham to commemorate 1916 Easter Rising in service

Corrected – Wadham to commemorate 1916 Easter Rising in service

16th February 2016

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Two Wadham students are in the process of organising a remembrance service for the 1916 Easter Rising, an insurrection led by the Irish Republican Brotherhood,… Read More ›

card on Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day is shit

14th February 2016

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Happy Valentine’s day, friends and haters. I sincerely wish you the best of days full of love and cheer, but I hope that you realise… Read More ›

Oxford’s slow walkers are ruining my life

Oxford’s slow walkers are ruining my life

11th February 2016

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Maybe it’s growing up in London, maybe it’s growing up with a mother with legs approximately three times the length of mine, maybe it’s forever… Read More ›

Trinity’s refusal to fly the rainbow flag is wrong

Trinity’s refusal to fly the rainbow flag is wrong

10th February 2016

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Normally, I’m a pretty big fan of Trinity: the lawns are lovely, the Michelin star chef marvellous, the constant muddling with Trinity College *Cambridge* very… Read More ›