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Video: Is freedom of speech really under attack, or has it been hijacked by the far right?

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Teach students financial literacy

[Originally published in The Guardian] Barack Obama’s new student loans legislation won’t help young people who have grown up accepting that debt is the norm After graduating from Cambridge, I considered doing further study in America. I checked out some of the top colleges and looked into how much it would cost to study at […]

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The wisdom of Oprah

After all her success as a talkshow superstar, Oprah Winfrey’s ability to stay grounded makes her an inspiring role model In 2004, I took part in a BBC documentary series called Black Ambition, which documented the lives of six black students, including myself, in our final year at Cambridge University. My most memorable line in that […]