Toby Young

Friday, May 25, 2018

Friday, May 25, 2018

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">If state school teachers want to maximise the chances of their students getting into Oxford (BME or white), they should encourage them to apply for the subjects with the highest acceptance rates: MFL and Classics. More data here <a href="https://t.co/SadUtsajkL">https://t.co/SadUtsajkL</a></p>&mdash; Toby Young (@toadmeister) <a href="https://twitter.com/toadmeister/status/999256541156044800?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">May 23, 2018</a></blockq

I'm a mixed-race British Cambridge grad, and I think Toby Young has a point

I'm a mixed-race British Cambridge grad, and I think Toby Young has a point

Toby Young claimed the lack of black students at Oxford University was down to a lack of support from schools. Bilal Harry Khan, a black Cambridge graduate, argues that he isn't completely wrong

Monday, February 19, 2018

Monday, February 19, 2018

Brendan Cox has admitted being a sex pest

Brendan Cox affair 'smacks of bias against Brexiteers'

Brendan Cox affair 'smacks of bias against Brexiteers'

Brendan O'Neill says we have to question the #MeToo and Time's Up movements in light of the Brendan Cox affair

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

George Galloway condemned Theresa May for her 'five knuckle reshuffle'

George Galloway slams 'five knuckle reshuffle' as Cabinet chaos continues

George Galloway slams 'five knuckle reshuffle' as Cabinet chaos continues

Galloway also laid into Toby Young, condemning him as a 'supuriating sore, seeping, weeping, vile bile'

Toby Young has resigned from the Office for Students

Toby Young resignation: Julia Hartley-Brewer asks Vince Cable 'have you ever commented on a woman's breasts?'

Julia asks Vince Cable 'have you ever commented on a woman's breasts?'

Cable was also put on the spot over Benjamin Hunt, who has been appointed to the Office of Students despite leading a campaign to remove a poster of Lord Carey from King's College London over his opposition to gay marriage

Toby Young stepped aside this morning

Toby Young resignation: Julia Hartley-Brewer tells Lord Adonis 'if he was Labour, no-one would care about his tweets'

'If Toby Young was Labour, no-one would care about his tweets'

Julia Hartley-Brewer suggests Toby Young has been unfairly tweeted and asks critic Lord Adonis 'how can we censor a man who tweets about women's breasts yet allow John McDonnell to call for lynching Tories'

Diane Abbott faced a surprising backlash this morning

Diane Abbott faces backlash as Toby Young steps down

Diane Abbott faces backlash as Toby Young steps down

Abbott branded a hypocrite after applauding Young's decision

Monday, January 8, 2018

Monday, January 8, 2018

Trump, Blair, Young and Worboys were all singled out by George Galloway this week

George Galloway: Donald Trump regime is rotten from the head down

George Galloway: Donald Trump regime is rotten from the head down

Galloway also tears into Tony Blair, Toby Young and Jon Worboys

Toby Young

Julia asks shadow minister Dawn Butler: 'How can you condemn Toby Young yet support Jeremy Corbyn despite Hamas support'

Julia asks Dawn Butler: 'How can you condemn Toby Young yet support Corbyn?'

Butler says she has serious objections to Young's appointment

George Galloway weekly podcast: Toby Young, Donald Trump and Callers Galore!

George Galloway weekly podcast: Toby Young, Donald Trump and Callers Galore!

George talks to Natasha Devon MBE about the appointment of Toby Young, and the reaction to Fire and Fury

Friday, January 5, 2018

Friday, January 5, 2018

Diane Abbott has added to the chorus of disapproval aimed at Boris Johnson

Diane Abbott attacks Boris Johnson over 'tank-topped bumboys' comments

Diane Abbott attacks Boris Johnson over 'tank-topped bumboys' comments

Abbott was responding to an article which dug up a series of Johnson's old articles

Thursday, January 4, 2018

Thursday, January 4, 2018

Toby Young has been severely criticised for his smutty tweets

'Toby Young is a great appointment to the Office for Students, despite smutty tweets'

'Toby Young is a great addition to university watchdog, despite smutty tweets'

Academic Phillip Blong believes Young has the courage to stand up to 'East German-style totalitarian bullying' seen at some universities

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Toby Young has given his side of the story after recent criticism

Toby Young: Ignore the Tory-bashing nonsense and let me help make Britain's universities even better

'Why the Tory-bashers have got me all wrong'

Toby Young writes about his new role on the board of the Office for Students, and clears up some of the misconceptions surrounding his appointment

Young has been heavily criticised by left-wingers

Toby Young 'deletes 50,000 old tweets' after sexism criticism

Toby Young 'deletes 50,000 old tweets' after sexism criticism

Young has faced fury from left-wingers following his appointment to the board of the new Office for Students

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Toby Young has been appointed to the Government's new university watchdog

Jeremy Corbyn supporters round on Toby Young after university watchdog appointment

Corbynistas round on Toby Young after key university appointment

Critics focus on Young's admission that he once dressed as a woman to seduce lesbians

Friday, October 20, 2017

Friday, October 20, 2017

Elitism: 'MP David Lammy is part of the problem as he perpetuates the Oxbridge stereotype'

'David Lammy is perpetuating Oxbridge elitism - he discourages minority people from applying'

'MP David Lammy perpetuates the Oxbridge stereotype'

The Spectator's Toby Young has criticised MP David Lammy for 'implying' that Oxford and Cambridge are guilty of racial bias

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

'Grammar schools could be beneficial if those from poorer backgrounds attend', says New Schools Network

Free schools leader warns Government to be cautious on grammar schools

Free schools leader warns Government to be cautious on grammar schools

More money for grammar schools and free schools in England will be announced in the Chancellor’s budget on Wednesday