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OUSU spend £500 on service used by…nobody

28th October 2015

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It’s almost like they want us to write this… In my dreams, it’s all just a joke. A really upsetting joke. Oh, OUSU. Reliable, dependable… Read More ›

‘Slum simulator’ shocks social justice movement in Cambridge

‘Slum simulator’ shocks social justice movement in Cambridge

13th October 2015

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Clare College, Cambridge has drawn fire on social media for hosting a charity event aimed at ‘simulating poverty’. The event, run by non-profit group Giving What We… Read More ›

Coming up and feeling down: your complete guide to Oxford welfare

Coming up and feeling down: your complete guide to Oxford welfare

5th October 2015

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Dear freshlings… You’ve probably heard some interesting things about welfare in Oxford. Everyone here is fucked-up to hell, everyone here has the time of their… Read More ›

A beautiful Swedish city

OUSU to introduce new press regulations – and VERSA loves it

2nd October 2015

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Two VERSA writers have obtained exclusive access to OUSU’s plans to end oppressive discourse in Oxford – and, to their own surprise, are completely enamoured … Read More ›

UPDATED: ‘No Offence’ magazine banned by OUSU over fear it will…cause offence

UPDATED: ‘No Offence’ magazine banned by OUSU over fear it will…cause offence

30th September 2015

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No Offence, a new magazine founded by Oxford students, has been banned from Freshers’ Fair lest it…’cause offence’. VERSA extends a warm welcome to the… Read More ›

I threw my passport in an aeroplane bin

I threw my passport in an aeroplane bin

22nd September 2015

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I love holidays. The spirit of adventure they embody, the excitement, the unexpected! Live on the edge, take risks and confront your fears! That’s why,… Read More ›

The saccharine face of fascism

Sparkling NUS makes brave stand against Zionism in our soft-drinks

20th July 2015

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Coke hero to Coke Zero: the NUS makes yet another bold stand to defend students, with an attempt to ban SUs from consuming carbonated oppression The… Read More ›

Homelessness in Oxford: shut up and take responsibility

Homelessness in Oxford: shut up and take responsibility

10th July 2015

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We might not have caused it, but nor do we get a free pass to blame others Oxford is such a busy city! Cornmarket on the… Read More ›

The tweeification of women’s bodies: for the love of God, stop knitting uteruses

The tweeification of women’s bodies: for the love of God, stop knitting uteruses

19th June 2015

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There is, as BuzzFeed would put it, a weird new trend in women’s rights activism. The starvation and violence of suffrage campaigns, the powerful liberation movements… Read More ›

Now, Never or A$AP? Rocky organisation for speaker event

Now, Never or A$AP? Rocky organisation for speaker event

16th June 2015

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For 24 hours nobody knew who was hosting A$AP Rocky – it’s now descended to tit-for-tat infighting On Sunday evening at 20:17, Annie Teriba created a… Read More ›