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Last Thursday 29th October, Sussex students voted in favour of a Student Union boycott of Israeli goods. Turn out at the referendum totalled 1038 students; 526 votes…

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Opposition, not Islamaphobia

The Badger - March 16, 2009

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“AGM motions ‘fail’ to represent students’ views.” This was the headline which, along with a friendly-looking pie chart, jumped out and grabbed my attention in last week’s The…

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The University of Sussex and the Students’ Union create a “hostile environment for freedom of speech on campus, according to recent study by Spiked. Released last week…

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Like so many people across the world and at this university I was appalled by the actions recently taken by the Israeli government in Gaza. I believed…

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When a friend recommended Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, I raised a sceptical eyebrow. And this friend of mine (let’s call him Oscar) told me the…

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Where's the 'us' in USSU?

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During the course of the last week, several Facebook groups have emerged attacking the University of Sussex Students' Union (USSU) for its recent facilitation of boycotts and…

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