Oxford Student Union is wrong to no-platform Jenni Murray

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Earlier this term, Oxford Student Union’s LGBT and women’s representatives released a statement strongly criticising an event planned by the history society: a talk on ‘Powerful Women in History’ that was to be given by Jenni Murray, the presenter of the BBC’s Woman’s Hour. According to the student’s union, inviting Murray to speak anywhere in the university was ‘deeply inappropriate’, due…