“Sun never sets on the English Empire because even God couldn’t trust the British in the dark…” – Dr. Shashi Tharoor
A powerful and humorous speech by Dr. Shashi Tharoor – a Member of Parliament on Britain Does Owe Reparations at Oxford Union. Dr Shashi Tharoor debating on favor of Britain owing reparations to its colonies. The Oxford Union Society, commonly referred to simply as the Oxford Union, is a debating society in the city of Oxford, England, whose membership is drawn primarily from the University of Oxford. Founded in 1823, it is Britain’s second oldest University Union (after the Cambridge Union Society), and has gained a worldwide reputation for its debate, having trained politicians from Britain and other countries.