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By Student Rights on March 7, 2016 at 6:39 am
Last Friday, two men pulled off a Muslim student’s niqab and used racially threatening language outside the Strand campus at King’s College London (KCL)...
By Student Rights on March 4, 2016 at 1:01 pm
The Queen Mary University Palestine Solidarity Society is reported to have been banned from hosting events for eight weeks after hosting a convicted murderer...
By Student Rights on March 4, 2016 at 10:34 am
University of Leicester student Gino Ragnoli details his attempts to ensure Hamza Tzortzis faced challenge when he appeared on campus recently...
By Student Rights on March 2, 2016 at 6:53 am
Concerns over 'antisemitic' play at York highlight wider issue (Update: FOI request reveals YUSU risk assessment)
Following allegations of antisemitism at Oxford University, complaints from the Jewish Society at York University show how the issue goes beyond one institution...
By Student Rights on February 29, 2016 at 9:58 am
The number of events hosted during 'Discover Islam Week' gives speakers with a history of extreme or intolerant views greater access to students, with IERA taking advantage of that in the last week...
By Student Rights on February 26, 2016 at 10:05 am
On Wednesday, Student Rights National Organiser Gray Sergeant spoke at the University of Newcastle. Here he outlines the talk he gave on extremism and free speech on campus…
By Student Rights on February 17, 2016 at 6:23 am
Oxford anti-Semitism allegations highlight wider problem (Update: Universities Minister calls for investigation)
Allegations of anti-Semitism at Oxford University Labour Club highlight a wider problem of anti-Semitism on-campus, which Student Rights has detailed in the past...
By Student Rights on February 15, 2016 at 10:11 am
Huffington Post UK: Anti-Terror Prevent Police Questioned Schoolboy Rahmaan Mohammadi For Wearing A Palestinian Badge
A schoolboy was questioned by police under the government's anti-terror laws after he wore a "free Palestine" badge into school and asked permission to fundraise for children affected by the Israeli occupation...
By Student Rights on February 11, 2016 at 9:42 am
The NUS-led campaign to undermine the Prevent Strategy on-campus continued on Monday, with Moazzam Begg once again appearing on an NUS-endorsed platform...
By Student Rights on February 3, 2016 at 9:53 am
Last Saturday NUS Black Students' Officer Malia Bouattia spoke at an event organised by Middle East Monitor, making divisive claims about Prevent and downplaying the threat of "so-called terrorism"...