Wes Streeting

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The Curse of Homophobic Bullying

(7) Comments | Posted 5 July 2012 | (07:45)

Yesterday's Evening Standard carried a moving article from Dr Christian Jessen, about a school friend who hanged himself because of homophobic bullying. Sadly, we know from many news stories around the world that Dr Christian's story isn't unique: gay young people often find themselves excluded, abused and attacked,...

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Clearing: It's Time to Consign This University Bargain Basement to the Dustbin of History

(0) Comments | Posted 18 August 2011 | (00:00)

This Thursday, the agonising wait for hundreds of thousands of students across the country will be over. No, I'm not talking about the return of Celebrity Big Brother, but the farce of A-level results day.

This annual spectacle has become a predictable feast in our summer media...

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