Liberal Hero of the Week #86: Benedict Cumberbatch

by Stephen Tall on January 30, 2015

Benedict Cumberbatch Actor Reason: for standing up to prejudice. Context matters. So do intentions. Which means that when Benedict Cumberbatch this week used the word ‘coloured’ — provoking one of those wearily predictable storms — it needs to be read (…)

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My must-reads this week January 30, 2015

by Stephen Tall on January 30, 2015

Here’s some of the articles that have caught my attention this week… BBC News – University applications hit record high Damn the deterrent effect of those tuition fees… BBC News – University applications hit record high http://bbc.in/16377iT Foreign pupils don't (…)

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