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Blair wants ex-students to fund universities | Uk News | News | Telegraph

Universities would collapse without tuition fees and must now seek to find a third major source of income through fund-raising, Tony Blair says today.

Business, former students and philanthropists can help provide funds to expand higher education and ensure universities are in a position to compete internationally, he says.

Mr Blair, writing in The Daily Telegraph, urges universities in this country to follow the example of those in America.

May I make so bold as to point out one teensy difference, in the US the successful ex-students and businesses haven't already had their pips squeaked by the taxman. they have some money of their own left to spend and their taxman looks favourably on their largesse.

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At least he's sincere for once: he's sent one of his boys to Yale.

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