Archive for May, 2016

We must leave the NUS to fight antisemitism

We must leave the NUS to fight antisemitism

31st May 2016

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A few weeks ago I was one of a handful of Jews who attended the OUSU council in which the disaffiliation motion was debated. At… Read More ›

BREAKING EXCLUSIVE: NUS violate referendum rules in an attempt to influence result

BREAKING EXCLUSIVE: NUS violate referendum rules in an attempt to influence result

31st May 2016

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Not content with Oxford students making up their minds for themselves, the NUS have this morning influenced voters by using a prohibited mailing list to… Read More ›

Editorial: We are saying No thanks NUS

Editorial: We are saying No thanks NUS

30th May 2016

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Dear Oxford Students, Normally at VERSA, we are a bastion of neutrality, shitting on everything that happens in the Oxfordshire region with equal intensity. As… Read More ›

UPDATED: Yes to NUS Campaign break referendum rules (accidentally, it seems)

UPDATED: Yes to NUS Campaign break referendum rules (accidentally, it seems)

30th May 2016

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In an embarrassing turn of events, Yes to NUS Oxford have found themselves in breach of the referendum rules, days before the vote. VERSA has discovered… Read More ›

College throws Ball and it’s NOT problematic

College throws Ball and it’s NOT problematic

29th May 2016

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Merton College Winter Ball, whose ticket sale went live last week, bears the unique privilege of being the only unproblematic College Ball of 2016. The… Read More ›

Cambridge votes NOT to disaffiliate from NUS

Cambridge votes NOT to disaffiliate from NUS

27th May 2016

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In the face of growing anti-Semitism allegation levelled at the newly elected union President Malia Bouattia, Cambridge students have voted against disaffiliating from the NUS.… Read More ›

An open letter to ‘thesps’

An open letter to ‘thesps’

26th May 2016

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Hey thesps, what are you hiding in your rumbuctious extrovertism? No-one is that unnervingly jolly. Don’t get me wrong, I love being spoken to as… Read More ›

BREAKING: NUS to spent £54,000 on General Election with plans for even more

BREAKING: NUS to spent £54,000 on General Election with plans for even more

25th May 2016

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A statement from ‘No thanks, NUS’ in the last hour has revealed extortionate levels of spending on the 2015 General Election, with new plans to… Read More ›

Maybe a sinking or five would liven up VIIIs?

Summer hates: why rowing is dreadful (sorry rowers)

24th May 2016

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It’s that time of year again. Yep, it’s when the Isis swarms with 19 metre pieces of carbon fibre, inside which nestle people clad in… Read More ›

An open letter to The Tab Oxford

An open letter to The Tab Oxford

24th May 2016

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Hey honey, are you ok? We haven’t heard from you in a while. We were just wondering how you were doing. It seems like you… Read More ›