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By Student Rights on April 12, 2016 at 12:07 pm
Social media pages set up by the neo-Nazi 'Oxford University White Student’s Union' highlight importance of vigilance for far-right groups targeting campuses...
By Student Rights on April 12, 2016 at 10:14 am
Warwick student Aysegul Gurbuz's antisemitic tweets and role within the university Friends of Palestine Society highlight concerns about the blurring of the lines between activism and antisemitism...
By Student Rights on April 11, 2016 at 6:31 am
A London student’s conviction for a terrorist plot has reignited fears that universities are not tackling extremism, writes Sian Griffiths...
By Student Rights on April 8, 2016 at 12:06 pm
The University of Exeter’s Student Union has adopted ‘Right2Debate’, a policy designed to protect free speech while ensuring extreme views are challenged...
By Student Rights on April 7, 2016 at 7:14 am
Students say university handling of racist incident "incompetent" (Update: University defends response)
Students have complained that the University of Warwick's response to complaints of a racist incident within its halls of residence have been handled poorly...
By Student Rights on April 4, 2016 at 7:50 am
Daily Mail: Universities 'fail to ban radicals': 27 lectures featuring guests with extremist views take place in London in just five months
Universities are failing in their legal duty to combat campus extremism following rising numbers of events involving radical speakers, it has been claimed...
By Student Rights on April 4, 2016 at 7:32 am
Daily Express: Red-carpets laid out for Islam hate preachers at universities and NO-ONE challenges them
Britain's universities are becoming increasingly radicalised and are giving platforms to extremist speakers who claim homosexuality is “unnatural” and Jews are evil...
By Student Rights on April 4, 2016 at 6:09 am
London universities hosted a series of controversial speakers in the first months of the current academic year, including one who had tweeted that “Jews are evil”, a counter-extremism group has revealed...
By Student Rights on April 1, 2016 at 2:00 pm
The effectiveness of this country’s efforts to stop young Britons being attracted by the false lure of extremism is called into renewed question today by two worrying developments...
By Student Rights on April 1, 2016 at 1:00 pm
Universities in London were today accused of failing in their legal duty to combat extremism on campus amid an increase in events involving radical speakers...