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Victory for Anti-Arms Trade Campaign Catherine Bolsover Over 300 students turned up to show their opposition to investing in the arms trade at a General Meeting in UMSU last Wednesday, following on from reports at the high level of arms … Continue reading
Students Protest Against Arms Gordon Michaels Students from the University of Manchester travelled to London last week to protest against the world’s biggest arms fair. Various groups joined together to call for a week of action and resistance against the … Continue reading
STUDENTS at Manchester University have voted to ban Coca-Cola from the campus. The fizzy drink will be taken off the shelves and withdrawn from university bars after allegations about the firm’s record in Third World countries. The claims centre on … Continue reading
Why have we boycotted Coca-Cola? Coke’s human rights abuses and evironmental disregard is well documented. War on Want found that the Coke bottling plants in India were draining vast quantities of ground water to produce their soft drinks. This leads … Continue reading
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Giant elephant visits Council’s climate change conference Posted in Uncategorized on December 6, 2010 by manchesterrobbie Campaigners against the expansion of Manchester Airport took a 12 foot inflatable elephant to the city council’s Climate Change Action Plan stakeholder conference on … Continue reading
Manchester unionists prepare for June 30 strike Article published: Tuesday, June 14th 2011 As trade unions ballot their members across the country for authorisation to call a day of coordinated strike action on June 30, unionists in Manchester are urging … Continue reading