In Cutting Maintenance Grants, The Tories Have Shown Their True Colours

Hope Worsdale | Posted 18.01.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Hope Worsdale

The scrapping of maintenance grants will force the most disadvantaged students into thousands of pounds worth of extra debt in comparison to their peers, as a result placing a disproportionately high financial burden on those who can least afford it. Of course, this ideology is reflected in the Tories' wider programme of brutal austerity which is inflicting so much suffering...

We Will Demand Free Education That Is Accessible for All - Without Barriers or Borders!

Robiu Salisu | Posted 01.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Robiu Salisu

On November 4th, Swansea University Students Union will be travelling to London amongst several other students union across the country to voice our o...

Rage Against the Police State

Zarah Sultana | Posted 05.02.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Zarah Sultana

I want to be horrified about the accounts of police brutality that have occurred on British campuses - Warwick and also Sheffield University, where security guards chained fire exits locking in free education protestors at campus outlet Inox Dine - but truthfully I'm not at all surprised.

The NUS Has Pulled Its Support From the Free Education Demo - Good Riddance

Keumars Afifi-Sabet | Posted 12.01.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

The sooner student activists abandon this inward-looking, machine-like Labour Party leadership production line, the sooner the student movement might actually achieve something.

Peaceful #Demo2012 Protest Ends With A Nasty Bang

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 21.11.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A peaceful student protest, which saw thousands march through London streets, took a nasty turn after angry students forced the National Union of Stud...

'It Is Our Right To March On Parliament'

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 21.11.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A group of students is dismissing plans for a peaceful protest and threatening to march on parliament, after describing the #Demo2012 rally as "too ta...