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By Student Rights on May 10, 2016 at 10:43 am
Student Rights is releasing a new briefing, ‘A Model External Speaker Policy: Assessing the Risks Posed by External Speakers On-campus’, to provide institutions with advice on mitigating the risks posed by external speakers...
By Student Rights on May 4, 2016 at 6:11 am
Last week, Student Rights’ National Organiser, Gray Sergeant, visited universities across the Midlands, meeting up with students in Nottingham, Leicester and Warwick...
By Student Rights on April 22, 2016 at 11:02 am
Posters labelling the Holocaust as a “robbery” and a “fraud” have been found at the University of Edinburgh and the University of Glasgow...
By Student Rights on April 21, 2016 at 12:28 pm
Students plan NUS disaffiliation over presidential vote (Update: Students at more universities raise issue)
Yesterday saw Malia Bouattia elected as President of the National Union of Students (NUS), despite her campaign being marred by allegations of antisemitism...
By Student Rights on April 20, 2016 at 11:15 am
The Telegraph: Malia Bouattia elected NUS President after causing controversy over 'anti-Semitism and refusing to condemn Isil'
A woman who blocked attempts to condemn Isil, attacked “Zionist-led media outlets” and suggested that violent “resistance” is the way forward in Palestine has been elected the next leader of Britain’s seven million students...
By Student Rights on April 19, 2016 at 11:52 am
NUS conference kicks off in Brighton today, with the accompanying electoral processes dogged by antisemitism allegations against Malia Bouattia, who is running for NUS President...
By Student Rights on April 14, 2016 at 12:29 pm
Over 50 representatives from university Jewish Societies have raised serious questions about Malia Bouattia’s candidacy for National Union of Students' President...
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...