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Oxford U-turns in chancellor ‘wokeism’ row

16 May 2024

1:02 AM

16 May 2024

1:02 AM

Uh oh. The dreaming spires are once again caught up in controversy. Ministers have accused Oxford University of attempting to ‘stitch up’ its chancellor selection process to stop another white, male politician from taking the top job. Now, after a number of senior politicians urged the uni to rethink its plans, Oxford has finally thrown in the towel and U-turned.

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