Student Riots

We Want a Radical New Vision for Education

Liam Burns | Posted 28.08.2012 | UK Universities & Education
Liam Burns

This is not a good time to be a student in college or university. Stories about soaring youth unemployment and scarce opportunities for graduates pepper the news bulletins. Ours is a generation with less of an idea of how our lives will pan out than any before us. No wonder we feel cheated.

University Tutor Wins £60k After Suing Newspaper For Student Riots Libel

PA | Posted 22.06.2012 | UK Universities & Education

University tutor Luke Cooper has won £60,000 High Court libel damages over newspaper stories linking him to violence which flared during an anti-educ...

Student 'Rioter' Sues Newspaper For Libel

PA | Posted 18.06.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A student has brought a rare High Court libel jury action over claims about his role in the anti education cuts demonstration which turned into a riot...

Charlie Gilmour 'Locked Up For 23 Hours A Day'

The Daily Telegraph | Posted 01.10.2011 | UK

Student rioter Charlie Gilmour, who was jailed for swinging from a flag on the Cenotaph, is being confined to his prison cell for up to 23 hours a day...