Solidarity with Sussex Protests

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Students and staff at Sussex University have been protesting against management plans to outsource 10% of the university’s workforce. A group of students have occupied the top floor of the university’s conference centre since February and held a demonstration last week.

Yesterday, Sussex University management filed a high court injunction that bans protest and occupations on campus until September – criminalising the student occupation.

Defend the Right to Protest have set up an online petition calling on the management to revoke the injunction: http://chn.ge/ZpQlic

Please join us in showing solidarity in the struggle against privatisation in education, and in defending the right to protest, by signing this petition and sharing it among friends and colleagues:
http://chn.ge/ZpQlic

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