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    RUSU to boycott University Challenge

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      <b>Student Voice Believes:</b>

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      1) University Challenge is a quiz show where teams from different universities enter and compete.</br>

      2) Jeremy Paxman has a history of being sexist and inappropriate to the female contestants, including past team members of Reading.</br>

      3) RUSU should not endorse or promote any institution which puts their members in situations of misogyny and sexism.</br>

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      <b>Student Voice Resolves:</b>

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      1) The Union should boycott University Challenge and no longer be responsible for the trials and submission of the University of Reading team.

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      Idea submitted by Pip Oppenheimer, Welfare Officer.

    Katharine Davey
    9:19pm on 18 Oct 16 This idea will be voted on at the next Student Voice meeting. The vote will decide whether this idea will go to an all student Policy Vote or be rejected. The Student Voice Meeting will take place at 5pm on Thursday, 20th October 2017. The meeting will be held in the Monterey Lounge. This is an open meeting and all students registered at the University of Reading can attend. Come along and get involved.
    Katharine Davey
    10:12pm on 18 Oct 16 Student Voice Meeting will take place on Thursday, 20th October 2016.
    Rory White
    2:15am on 10 Nov 16 Can it be disclosed to what comment specifically caused offence? As this has now gone to BBC news and become quite an embarrassment. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-37926729

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