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Essex Students Show Solidarity with Quebec

Students at the University of Essex have been showing their solidarity with students in Quebec by writing letters of protest to the Canadian High Commission in London. 50 students signed individual letters to be sent to the High Commissioner expressing … Continue reading

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Berkeley in the 1960s: ‘You can’t trust anyone over thirty.’

In the 1960s, university campuses from the Sorbonne, Paris to Berkeley, CA experienced a complete transformation to become centres of revolt. The university was the place where, “The young are there together, in an overwhelming majority…Ideas spread, and meetings or … Continue reading

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Quebec and the Student Strike

QUEBEC – Students in Quebec have been involved in a widespread explosion of revolt that has lasted so far for three months. At certain points as many as 175,000 have been involved in a student strike against the Charest governments … Continue reading

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Defend the Right to Protest Campaign

In the wake of the student protests and the March 26th TUC demonstration, anti-cuts activists have been targeted by the Police and been harrassed, profiled without charge and arrested. We must defend our right to protest and reject the politically … Continue reading

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