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Strong support for universities strike as walkout begins

Strong support for universities strike as walkout begins Around 40,000 university workers will strike today in the opening shot of a battle for education

Students demand free education as Theresa May prepares tuition fee ‘overhaul’

Students demand free education as Theresa May prepares tuition fee ‘overhaul’ Student activists have said that university tuition fees should be scrapped, ahead of a speech by Theresa May on Monday

Students give support to lecturers’ walkout

Students give support to lecturers’ walkout The National Union of Students (NUS) has sent its “full solidarity” to university lecturers preparing for strikes.

South African student revolt grows amid repression from cops

South African student revolt grows amid repression from cops South African authorities are trying to criminalise a wave of protests on campuses, writes Charlie Kimber

School's out! When we learned to strike

Schools out! When we learned to strike Michael Lavalette, co-author of upcoming book Schools Out, spoke to Sadie Robinson about the radical tradition of school student strikes and how they have radicalised generations

Student revolt in France grows despite state repression

Student revolt in France grows despite state repression Students have shut down their colleges and universities, joining mass protests of up to 150,000

Small Heath teachers call weekly three-day strikes in academy dispute after rep suspended

12 January 2016
Teachers at Small Heath school in Birmingham have voted to escalate their anti-academy strikes following the victimisation of NUT union rep Simon O’Hara.

Exclusive - Moazzam Begg and Shelly Asquith defy smears - fight racist witch hunt

12 January 2016
The Daily Mail newspaper is spearheading a racist witch hunt against the Muslims and students standing up to the government’s Prevent agenda.

Reports round-up

05 January 2016
Cass Arts occupation ends over London Met campus cuts | Strike at Thirteen housing association group in Teesside | NSL Brighton traffic wardens vote for pay deal | South Yorkshire fire bosses face action over job cuts | Ballot end could bring library strike in Lambeth | Interpreters beat pay cut at Home Office | Strike votes at Trinity Mirror local newspapers | New ballot for Sheffield Green Company recycling workers | No to the Nazis in Dover

Students occupy to halt campus closure at the Cass

15 December 2015
Students at the Cass Faculty of Art, Architecture and Design in east London occupied a university gallery space on Wednesday of last week.

Art students occupy against 'ridiculous' cuts at London Met

10 December 2015
Students, staff and supporters rallied outside the Cass school of arts and design in east London today, Thursday, in support of a student occupation.

Student occupations spread to more London campuses

31 March 2015
Student occupations at the London School of Economics (LSE) and University of Arts London (UAL) have continued into the Easter break.

Student solidarity march called in London

14 January 2014
Students at the University of London have called a protest for Wednesday of next week. 

Student loan selloff begins

26 November 2013
The government sold a chunk of student loans for less than 20 percent of its value to consortium Erudio Student Loans on Monday of this week.

Not guilty verdict for student protesters Alfie Meadows and Zak King

21 March 2013
A jury unanimously found student protesters Alfie Meadows and Zak King not guilty of violent disorder on Friday of last week. This follows a battle for almost two years with the police and the courts.

Sussex into fifth week of occupation

21 March 2013
Sussex university students have entered their fifth week of occupation.

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