EVERYTHING OLD IS NEW AGAIN – If you think that university students behaving badly is a new phenomenon, you obviously haven’t studied history. Shameless hypocrisy and double standards in behaviour have been already in place even before I was born. I’m reading Robin Harris’ excellent biography “Not For Turning: The Life of Margaret Thatcher” and found this familiar sounding gem on pages 82-3:

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Conservative women are not real women and therefore can be attacked in a vulgar way? Check! Gutless university administrators? Check! Assaults on free speech on campus? Check, check, check!

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