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All along they have been told by mass media, Parliament and trendy do-gooders that they were a tiny minority - "cranks'' who hid their heads in the sand.
Shadow home secretary Chris Grayling said: "It's clear ministers hid their heads in the sand over bogus colleges.
They hid their heads in the sands of political stagnation and tried unsuccessfully "to escape from escaping.