Allan Beavis: Michael Gove claims that private schools’ domination of positions of power is “morally indefensible” – so why is he doing so little to encourage social cohesion?
The Guardian today reports that in a speech at Brighton College, which has just been named “Independent School of the Year”, Michael Gove declared that the dominance of public schoolboys in the upper echelons of politics, business, the arts and sport was “morally indefensible”. At first glance, his speech seemed to suggest that Gove had seen the error of his ... read more and comment →
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