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As cop hearing begins, Alfie Meadows demands justice

As cop hearing begins, Alfie Meadows demands justice A police officer who allegedly hit a student in the head with a baton during protests in December 2010 faces a disciplinary hearing.

Hundreds of thousands join latest global climate strikes

Hundreds of thousands join latest global climate strikes Hundreds of thousands of activists who are part of the Fridays for Future movement demanded urgent climate action

UCU strike day three—new forces could join the battle

UCU strike day three—new forces could join the battle University strikers have been cheered by news that their union is set to reballot more branches

All out for latest global climate strike

All out for latest global climate strike School students across the world were making posters, preparing slogans and dropping banners to organise for their next day of climate action.

Angry sixth form college strikers say, ‘Education cuts are an election issue’

Angry sixth form college strikers say, ‘Education cuts are an election issue’ Strikes hit some 34 sixth form colleges on Wednesday as NEU union members walked out. The action was the third walkout in the union’s campaign over pay and funding – and the biggest so far.

Sixth form college walkouts grow as more NEU union branches join the picket lines

Sixth form college walkouts grow as more NEU union branches join the picket lines Workers at 34 sixth form colleges across England were set to strike on Wednesday—the third walkout in a fight over pay and funding.

Strikes to hit 60 universities as UCU members fight for the future of education

18 November 2019
Tens of thousands of UCU union members are preparing for their return to the picket line. Sadie Robinson talks to activists about how they’re building solidarity—and how to win

Flames spread across ‘flammable cladding’ in fire at Bolton students’ flats

16 November 2019
A fire tore through a block of student flats in Bolton on Friday

Rising up for higher education - UCU activists on why they are striking back

12 November 2019
A revolt is brewing on university campuses across Britain as UCU union members—lecturers, researchers and support staff—prepare for eight days of strikes over pay and pensions later this month.

Sixth form college strikers stand up for students and against education cuts

05 November 2019
Workers across 25 sixth form colleges across England struck together on Tuesday.

Millions join worldwide protests to save planet

24 September 2019
The global climate strike saw some 5,800 actions across 161 countries—and shows the mood to fight back

After historic day on 20 September - build a bigger climate movement

23 September 2019
Friday 20 September 2019 will go down in history as a key date in the fight against climate catastrophe.

Biggest climate rebellion so far hits Britain as part of global revolt

20 September 2019
Hundreds of thousands of people, led by school students, took part in protests across Britain on Friday calling for action to tackle climate change and the system that causes it.

20 September global climate strikes—as they happen

20 September 2019
Workers and students are taking action against catastrophic climate change today. We're reporting on all the protests and rallies across Britain and internationally. Come back often for regular updates.

School strikers keep up defiant protests to demand climate action

21 June 2019
Cries of “No more fossil fuels” echoed through Whitehall in London on Friday as hundreds of teenagers marched for climate justice.

‘We should strike to save the planet,’ say trade unionists

11 June 2019
After the inspiring school student strikes over climate catastrophe, activists in workplaces are fighting to get action off the ground this September. Sadie Robinson spoke to some of them

College strikes for pay and education

06 June 2019
Strikers at New City College in east London are standing up for their students as well as their own rights

China 1989 - workers in revolt

27 May 2019
Thirty years ago demonstrators stood up to tanks in Beijing’s Tiananmen Square. Sadie Robinson looks at what the mass revolt of students and workers was all about

School climate strikers prepare for a global wave of action

21 May 2019
A huge climate strike was set to sweep across the world this week as part of the latest Fridays for Future school student walkouts.

A campaigning victory in Cambridge

07 May 2019
The decision to end academic Noah Carl’s research fellowship is a victory for campaigning.

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