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Hundreds march in protest of Balfour celebrations

An event celebrating the centenary of the Balfour Declaration brought hundreds of students and activists to the streets. Although the organisers are a ...

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Manchester University questioned over Brexit teaching

The University of Manchester has received a letter from a government chief whip demanding a list of academics teaching about Brexit and the material ...

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Balfour ‘Celebrations’ on campus enrage students and staff

Students at the University of Manchester have organised a protest against the university allowing celebrations of the Balfour Declaration on campus, organised ...

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Hundreds march in protest of Balfour celebrations

Posted on Nov 9, 2017 1
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Manchester University questioned over Brexit teaching

Posted on Oct 25, 2017 2
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Balfour ‘Celebrations’ on campus enrage students and staff

Posted on Oct 24, 2017 3
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Hundreds march in protest of Balfour celebrations

As hundreds march along Oxford Road in protest, the BDS campaign have described the Balfour 100 event as “a mockery of the suffering of Palestinian people”

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Manchester University questioned over Brexit teaching

Students’ Union Education Officer suggested that “government interfering with academic autonomy is dangerous” as letter is sent to MPs about Brexit teaching

Balfour celebrations on campus protest. Photo: Hana Jafar

Balfour ‘Celebrations’ on campus enrage students and staff

The organisation of independent groups celebrating the centenary of the Balfour Declaration on the University campus has sparked outrage amongst some members of the university

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Migration researchers team up with theatre group

The multi-media theatre production is part of the University of Manchester’s first-ever Manchester Migration Month spanning across October

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Manchester International Festival enjoys record-breaking success

Biennial festival brings more money into local economy than ever before

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Soubry: We need “intelligent discussion” on international students post-Brexit

Anna Soubry insists the UK needs to open up its borders to international students after Brexit to avoid losing EU students

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Manchester man caught up in Las Vegas horror shooting

Man from Fallowfield caught up in Las Vegas shooting that has reportedly resulted in 59 deaths and over 500 casualties

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Catalan referendum: illegal protest or reclaiming a homeland?

Catalonia holds a referendum to vote on becoming an independent republic. Labelled as ‘illegal’ by the EU and denied by the Spanish Government entirely, the Catalonians are seen as rebellious teenagers of Spain

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Brexit panel finds that young people hold huge stake in negotiations

While the specific nature of Brexit remains unclear, questions about the future are addressed at the University of Manchester, hosted by the Students’ Union

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Prime Minister receives P45 during speech at Conservative conference

Conservative Party conference ending makes headlines but not in the way Theresa May would have hoped

Photo: Carlos Latuff, University of Manchester BDS Campaign Caterpillar Israel Palestine

Students protest censoring of Israel Apartheid Week event

Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions campaign will protest on Wednesday 4th October against the censoring of Holocaust survivor Marika Sherwood’s event ‘You’re doing to Palestinians what the Nazis did to me’

Before the march was about to proceed along Oxford Road (Image: Cameron Broome)

Thousands attend ‘Stop Brexit’ Manchester march

Despite competition from the People’s Assembly march, thousands took to the streets during the ‘Stop Brexit’ march, including many students and young people