The lost generation

16th February 2001 at 00:00
The lost generation. The Sun

WITH one ill-chosen phrase, Tony Blair's official spokesman sums up all that is wrong with our education system. "The days of the bog-standard comprehensive are over," he says. What irony. Herespeaks the spokesman for a public schoolboy Prime Minister whose political party destroyed the grammar school system - the very thing which allowed the working class to move into the elite.

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