Rally at Middlesex Uni
May 27, 2010 16:00Tagged as: solidarity
Address: Middlesex University, The Burroughs, Hendon, London NW4 4BT
Nearest tube: Hendon Central on Northern Line (Edgware branch)
NB. For those who came to the occupation, both rallies are at the Hendon campus and not at the campus where the occupation took place
Come and show solidarity with students and staff suspended after the Middlesex University occupation. Rally tomorrow, Thursday, 27th May, from 4pm to late at the Uni's Hendon Campus. There will be another rally the following day, Friday, 28th May, from 10am to 1pm while the hearings take place.
Middlesex University management have suspended four students and three staff members after student occupations in protest against the management's decision to close the philosophy department.
Students occupied the Mansion House in Middlesex University for twelve days, followed by a night long occupation of the campus library. The rally will be in support of the suspended students and staff before their hearings, against the management decision to close the department, and in anticipation of many similar protests in universities across the country in the coming year...