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Education

In Quest To Fell Rhodes Statue, Students Aim To Make Oxford Confront History

At Oxford University, a group is pushing to have a statue of Cecil Rhodes removed. Student Tadiwa Madenga explains the group's objections to the colonialist namesake of the Rhodes Scholarship.

Brooke Waggoner's song "Widow Maker" got its name and inspiration from a friend's real-life brush with heart trouble. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Music Interviews

Making Sense Of A Song Called 'Widow Maker'

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Making Sense Of A Song Called 'Widow Maker'

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In Quest To Fell Rhodes Statue, Students Aim To Make Oxford Confront History

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'What Made That Thing Work?': Bill Frisell Takes On Screen Music

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