Tag: Oxford

Opposing Bannon and Weidel in Oxford

Over the last few weeks, the Oxford Union debating society has invited two far-right speakers. Both have been met with fierce opposition.

#BanTrump – Thousands take to the streets across the UK – photos, reports and...

Tens of thousands took to the streets around the country this evening to protest against  Trump's vile racist travel ban and Theresa May's revolting invite to him for an official state visit. More reports as...

Oxford University’s liberal mask slips in Rhodes Must Fall campaign

The liberal face that Oxford University likes to present has been challenged in the campaign to remove the statue of racist Cecil Rhodes.

EDL prevented from breaking through in Oxford

Anti-fascist demonstrators significantly outnumbered the fascist English Defence League in Oxford on Saturday, and prevented them from marching through the centre of the city.

Gang abuse in Oxford

Nancy Lindisfarne and Jonathan Neale argue we need to prevent racists from exploiting the suffering of victims of abuse but we also need to go on the offensive against the cover-ups. The article includes...

Protest against expanding Campsfield Detention Centre

John Walker reports from a protest against Campsfield Detention Centre yesterday. Around 35 people attended a picket of Cherwell District Planning Committee called by Oxfordshire Trades Council yesterday. They were demanding that the planning committee...

William Blake: Apprentice and Master

William Blake was a revolutionary in poetry, engraving and politics. John Walker reviews a new exhibition of his artwork in Oxford. William Blake was a revolutionary. One of the funniest things, for those in the...

No platform for Marine Le Pen at the Oxford Union – join the protest...

A demonstration against French Front National leader Marine Le Pen will take place outside the Oxford Union, Frewin Court at 5pm tomorrow. Come and say "va te faire foutre" to fascists with us, argues...

Antifascists arrested at Oxford demonstration against the National Front

Police arrested four anti-fascists at a demonstration against the National Front in Oxford on Saturday. The National Front had called a national mobilisation against "Asian grooming" and antifascists had gathered to prevent them from...

Oxfordshire activists set up Climate and Flooding Alliance

Nick Evans reports on the Oxfordshire Climate and Flooding Alliance.