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Lecturers from the University of Glasgow on strike in March this year

“Take Action! UoM”: student strike responses

Take Action! UoM is an independent student-led group which has created a platform for discussion, a line of open communication, and a coherent response regarding the strike action

Photo: Phil Grant

Stand for freedom: the modern day fight against slavery

Ruth Squires speaks to the UoM students who stood for 24 hours as a protest against modern day slavery

Photo: Lucy Fletcher

Thousands march against Trump

On Monday 30th of January, thousands of people took to the streets of Manchester to protest against Trump’s executive orders

Photo: Defend Education (Birmingham) Facebook page

We should all be Defending Education

In light of the arrests of students at the University of Birmingham, Jenny Sterne argues that universities should be fostering protest, not criminalising it

The University of Birmingham has been the site of several protests in the last year.

Student protestors and police clash in Birmingham

The lastest protest at the University of Birmingham caused outrage on both sides

Students at the University of Liverpool stage a walkout over rising tuition fees  Photo:Matt Baldry @Flickr

Is Student activism dead?

Alice Rigby and Joe anthony debate whether student protest is still alive and kicking…