Bidisha, a regular guest on the BBC, renewed pressure on Oriel College to remove the Rhodes statue. She wrote: “The prestigious Rhodes scholarship in his name can easily be renamed, and, indeed, I wonder why it’s taking so long.”
It’s not your money. What it’s called, what it gets spent upon, who gets it, how that is decided. All of them are simply fuck all to do with you.
If someone wanted to set up scholarships in memory of some mass murdering racist, say the Pol Pot Memorials, they’ve every right to do that. Simply because it is their money, not your.