Great Britain’s most elite private schools—Eton College and Rugby School to name two—are often seen as emblematic of the Isles’ long history of socioeconomic stratification and protected privilege. But now some administrators are attempting to change course by making their student bodies a little more diverse.
The first black woman to serve as student body president of the nation's most expensive boarding school was forced to resign from her position because of an Instagram photo that lightly mocked privileged white males—the most vulnerable among us.
"You know it is possible to say no when someone tries to have sex with you. Just throwing that out there." Sorta true! "Like no is still an option, you whore." Uh-oh. Time for an elite high school Facebook scandal!
Millions and millions of people were cruelly tormented in high school, but how many of them sued their alma maters over it? Tatum Bass, a student at the $43K/year Miss Porter's, is suing for unspecified damages because of bullying, which resulted in overwhelming "emotional stress and anxiety" and caused her to…
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