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Oxbridge needs to guarantee places for the best state school pupils | Owen Jones

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Figures show eight top schools feed Oxford and Cambridge. I know how the system works against those from state schoolsOxbridge does not represent Britain’s best or the brightest: let’s just get that out of the way. Many of the country’s most intelligent, thoughtful and perceptive people do not attend either Oxford or Cambridge. Both institutions are instead, disproportionately, attended by the best performing slice of the most economically privileged teenagers in the country. So the figures released today, which elicit a depressing sense of deja vu, that
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