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Opinion | The importance of queer student nightlife: Why LGBTQ+ ownership over OMG needs to be protected

As part of arguably the most popular chain of gay nightclubs in the country, or self-proclaimed ‘Most euphoric gay venue in the UK’, OMG is widely considered a staple part of Bristol nightlife.
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Opinion | Banning non-LGBTQ students from OMG creates more problems than it solves

The attraction of a space that challenges hetero-normative cultural codes is of course compelling and exciting. Queer spaces are few and far between, but a night out at a gay club is now embedded within the social norms of UK night culture.
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Opinion | Bristol’s heel-dragging over returning the stolen Benin Bronzes is a symptom of Britain’s deep-rooted denial of its colonial past

Cambridge University has led the way in the returning of stolen colonial artefacts, ceremonially handing over a Benin Bronze to Nigerian delegates.
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Opinion | The unavoidable truth: Voi scooters need to stay

There have been around 2.5 million Voi journeys in Bristol since October 2020, the highest number in any Western European city.
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Opinion | Shame and blame: why the culture around 'spiking' needs to change

The spiking crisis, as we can all agree, has become an epidemic among British nightlife. In recent months it has become a common occurrence to see new stories appear all over social media and in real life.
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Opinion | The Government is portraying students as illiberal proponents of cancel culture for their own benefit

With a tide of vibrant young people swarming into higher education, university is no longer an elitist arena where knowledge is for the few.
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Opinion | Why 'GirlsNightIn' must last more than one night

Founded by female students in Edinburgh, the campaign originally titled ‘GirlsNightIn’ (now simply ‘NightIn’) has spread across the UK, spanning from Glasgow to Bristol.
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