Tag Archives: Strathclyde university

Call-out from the Autonomous Student Network

We have been contacted by the Autonomous Student Network. They are keen to talk with student groups in Glasgow that would be interested in working with others using anarchist principals. If your group is interested being part of the network then their call-out and contact details can be foundĀ here.

Anarchist banner on demonstration

from Autonomous Student Network

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The View from Garnet Hill – Student Walkout and Occupations

Yesterday, November 24th, was a national day of action against cuts in the education sector and the massive rise in fees faced by students in England and Wales. All across the country students walked out of their schools, colleges and universities and took to the streets or occupied buildings on their campuses. Continue reading

Victory At Strathclyde University

Stop the Press: Students at Strathclyde win concessions from university administration! Continue reading

Strathclyde Occupation Blog

Strathclyde Occupation

Strathclyde University Occupied

Students In The McCance BuildingStudents at glasgows Strathclyde University have occupied part of the administration building at their university. They demand,amongst other things, that the university disinvest in companies that profit from Israeli aggression and occupation of Palestinian land and that the university funds scholarships for Palestinians who have had their universities destroyed in the horror of December/January.

This is an inspiring move from a student population who have been all too apathetic and self involved in recent years. The students all over the UK who have occupied their places of education deserve our support and our applause for taking a stand.

There will be a demonstration in solidarity with the students outside the occupied building at 11:00 am today.

The full statement from the students is below. Continue reading