Category Archives: Solidarity

Greetings of solidarity from the IN DEFENCE OF YOUTH WORK campaign

Greetings of solidarity from the IN DEFENCE OF YOUTH WORK campaign. Find below our statement in support of the protests and occupations. AGAINST AUSTERITY YOUNG PEOPLE AND YOUTH WORKERS STANDING TOGETHER BUILDING A MOVEMENT OF RESISTANCE We the undersigned support … Continue reading

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Statement of Solidarity from Matt Wrack, General Secretary of the Fire Brigades Union

“The Fire Brigades Union sends warm greetings to students taking action on fees and on the Education Maintenance Allowance. Firefighters know the value of education – it should be a right for everyone, not a privilege restricted to the wealthy. … Continue reading

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Check out: http://853blog.wordpress.com/2010/12/08/inside-the-goldsmiths-occupation/#comment-4716

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Message of Solidarity from Jeremy Corbyn MP

“Greetings to Goldsmiths College I support students from all social and ethnic backgrounds in their activities to show that the issue of student fees is part of a bigger battle against the cuts and the doctrine behind them. It is … Continue reading

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Message of solidarity from Bob Crow, General Secretary of the National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers

“RMT sends a message of solidarity to the Goldsmith’s University students whose occupation is an inspiration to us all. The Con Dem Government is vandalising our education system damaging universities and wrecking the opportunities for our young people. Last week … Continue reading

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Support from Goldsmiths UCU branch for walkouts on Thursday

Here’s a copy of the motion that GUCU passed this afternoon: This branch calls on members to support and attend the demonstration, lobby, rally and vigil planned for Thursday 9 December in opposition to the government’s proposals to increase tuition … Continue reading

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Solidarity

To the Goldsmiths Occupation, News of the library occupation is spreading, adding to the general excitement produced by the recent occupations at other London institutions, such as at the Slade and SOAS. Here in NYC, where there has been no … Continue reading

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