The time has come to help men out on higher education: We must tackle privilege wherever it lies

Published in The Cambridge Student on 14 January 2016

To cast the debate about the latest revelation on the gender gap in universities across the country as a simple battle of the sexes – a binarist war fought on the same tired, essentialist lines as so many others – is to show a wilful refusal to engage in what makes this issue both so crucial and so interesting.

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