THE podcast: 12 December 2013 issue review

December 12, 2013

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The removal of the student number cap in England, the death of Nelson Mandela, and our interview with master of St Benet’s Oxford hall, Werner Jeanrond, are all up for discussion in this week’s issue review.

John Elmes is joined by editor John Gill, news editor Simon Baker and writer Matthew Reisz.

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