Socialist Worker

Hundreds of school children walk out in Dundee

Issue No. 2246

Protesting against cuts in Dundee  (Pic: Ben Wray)

Protesting against cuts in Dundee (Pic: Ben Wray)


Hundreds of students from schools across Dundee marched to the council on Friday of last week.

Paul, a 15-year old student from Harris Academy, said, “They are going to take £4 million out of the education budget. Under Thatcher they shut down the coal mines—now they’re going to shut down everything. We are handing a petition into the council but we have to go much further.”


If you enjoy Socialist Worker, please consider giving to our annual appeal to make sure we can maintain and develop our online and print versions of Socialist Worker. Go here for details and to donate.

Article information

News
Tue 5 Apr 2011, 18:23 BST
Issue No. 2246
Share this article


Tags



Mobile users! Don't forget to add Socialist Worker to your home screen.