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Some sanity at last, and as usual it takes a woman to talk sense

It takes a woman to talk some sense………………. Nobel prizewinner Sir Tim Hunt, hounded from his academic job over light-hearted remarks deemed sexist… historian David Starkey removed from a Cambridge University video over claims that he has espoused ‘racist’ views … Continue reading

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Another academic institution enters the 21st century………………….

The last all-male academic institution at Oxford University admitting undergraduates has voted unanimously to admit female undergraduate students. St Benet’s Hall trustees have decided female students will be able to apply from this autumn. Prof Werner Jeanrond, master of St Benet’s, said … Continue reading

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