#RhodesMustFall: We can debate all we want but in the end, money talks

by Yosola Olorunshola Despite promising a six-month listening exercise on whether its statue of Cecil Rhodes should be removed, Oxford’s Oriel College has abruptly decided Rhodes will not fall. I’m not surprised. Money talks, but it also silences. The tone of the debate has felt disingenuous from the start, and its conclusion is no different.… Read More

“But, do you think Empire was really all that bad?”

by Maya Goodfellow  “But, do you really think Empire was really all that bad?” Everyone in our corner of the pub went silent as one of our course mates brazenly put this question to our Indian professor. “It was an absolute catastrophe – all we got out of it was the railways, and even that… Read More