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With assessment boycott, unions are fighting the last war

It’s misguided to think the tactic used in 2006 will succeed in today’s altered environment, says Paul Curran

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The suicide of Charlotte Coursier and the subsequent investigation into allegations of harassment have raised complex and very troubling issues for the University of Oxford…

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