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Shami Chakrabarti Defends Sending Son To Private School After Claiming Grammar Schools Encourage ‘Segregation’

 “I have real concerns about grammar schools. In my lifetime, I have met too many people, including incredibly bright, successful people, who carry that scar of failing the 11-plus, and that segregation in schooling,” she told ITV’s Peston on Sunday.

But critics including Sky News presenter Kay Burley hit out at her for these concerns, considering she sends her son to an £18,000 a year private school.

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