Quotes of the week

2nd September 2011 at 01:00

"We were appalled to have officers asking us to effectively spy on our Muslim students." James Haywood, president of Goldsmiths College students' union, on government guidance regarding Islamist radicalism

"Private schools. you can't go if you can't pay; grammar schools are positively Orwellian; faith schools - if you're not a churchgoer, the only option is . deception." Melissa Benn, of the Local Schools Network in England, derides the lack of choice for parents.

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