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The Manchester Connection and Anti-Apartheid Activism

 In her third guest post based on her fascinating PhD research into British student activism, Sarah Webster looks at Manchester student involvement in anti-apartheid campaigning. 1,146 more words

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Radio Work, 2013

In 2013, my first year gathering journalism experience, I worked on a number of shows at the Student Youth network, including Panorama and SYN News. 68 more words

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Divestment protests continue with Old Main sit-in / The Western Front, Dylan Nelson

June 5, 2015 Dylan Nelson

Dozens of students camped outside of Western President Bruce Shepard’s office to urge the Western Foundation to divest. 57 more words

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East Europe on (social)fire

Lately Eastern Europe becomes more and more known for its social activism. Rose revolution in Georgia in 2003, Orange revolution in Ukraine in 2004, Jeans Revolution in Belarus in 2006, Belorussian Revolution of 2010 and Ukrainian Euromaidan in 2013-2014 have changed the perception of protests a lot. 415 more words

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“Blatantly Sexist and Racist”: Student Support for Anti-Deportation Campaigns

 In the second in her a series of guest posts based on her fascinating PhD research into British student activism, Sarah Webster looks at Manchester student involvement in anti-deportation campaigns. 719 more words

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Students protest education cuts (again)

Students across Australia have gathered for another National Day of Action to protest the government’s higher education reforms.

Organised by the National Union of Students (NUS), the Melbourne Day of Action was significantly smaller than previous events held… 211 more words

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UPDATE: Met officer Andrew Ott is jailed for eight months for student protest assault

PC Ott, who was found guilty yesterday of causing actual bodily harm, has been sentenced to eight months in prison at Southwark Crown Court.

The Met police officer knocked a student protestor’s tooth out with his riot shield during the tuition fee protests in London in 2010. 127 more words

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