UoL Students and Staff Unite and Fight Against Pension Cuts

Drums were beaten, speeches were delivered, chants were boomed, and banners and placards were held high. It was both fantastic and extremely moving to see the campus so alive today; from the picket lines of striking lecturers, researchers and professional services workers beginning bright and early at 7:30 this morning, to the rally ending around…

Statement from Leicester Socialist Students on the UCU Strike

This week, the UCU trade union (representing academic and related workers, including many students who teach as postgrads) will be taking industrial action for fairer pay in higher education. They will be on strike at universities across the country on 25th-26th May, and at the same time beginning to ‘work to rule’, which means they will…