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"Different sorts of schools means a hierarchy of schools. The idea of different but equal is a sentimental myth."

Roy Hattersley, attacking the creation of "foundation" schools

"It's not a message of retaliation and revenge. How can we have revenge on children and teachers? What sort of party would we be?"

David Blunkett, defending the creation of "foundation" schools

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