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Greer walks out of ‘bullying’ Big Brother (Guardian)

This is the first time I’ve respected someone for walking out of Big Brother. Prof Greer probably expected a media bashing for walking out, but to walk out because of a firmly held principle (rather than because “I’m bored”) is something I personally respect. Especially since she did it with such decisiveness, and minimum fuss.

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: Go Germaine!

This 189th post was filed under: News and Comment.






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