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What you missed so far

  • Day 1: Talk from a Hong Kong student about their struggle and recent successes. “Boycott classes, continue learning”
  • Day 1: Talk from Professor Bob Brecher (yaaay!) on the neoliberal university (boooo!)
  • Day 2: Film screening: Solidarity
    (2019: Dir. Lucy Parker)
  • Day 3: Mass lobby of the Board of Governors. A fascinating talk by Prof. Graham Dawson
  • Free tea and coffee.
  • Popcorn. Wifi. Tunes.
  • Placard making (see our new placards in the video below!!)

Today: HaveWeHadEnough?

Starting at 1.30pm at Strike HQ
Strike Committee.

2.30pm
Round table Discussion:
Decolonising the curriculum and ending the hostile environment on campus

4.00pm
Film Screening: Patient no more
(2019: Dir. Diana Fraser)
Play the Official Trailer

Highlights coming soon…

FRIDAY 29th
Global Climate Strike
Morning picketing until 10am. Then meet at 10.30am at Grand Parade to join the
Climate Strike March. The march itself will assemble at Brighton Pier at 11am.

3pm at Strike HQ
Round table Discussion: why the climate crisis is a class issue for trade unionists

Social meet-up after march – details TBC.

MONDAY 2nd DECEMBER
Brighton-Sussex Rally – 1pm, meet at front of Brighton train station.
The march will pass via University of Brighton Grand Parade/City Campus picket so you can also join there. 2pm – rally at Brighton Unitarian Church (New Road, Brighton, BN1 1UF).

TUESDAY 3rd
2.30pm – RESCHEDULED
Film Screening: Who is Europe?
(2018: Dir. Ian McDonald)

General Information

Contacts
Strike Committee is open to all students and staff at 1.30pm each day at Strike HQ (BMECP).
Email:
brightonucu2019@yahoo.co.uk

Resources
https://tinyurl.com/btonstrikeresources

Social Media
#UCUStrikeBrighton
#UCUStrikesPayGap (focus on Monday 2nd)
#UCUStrikesCasualisation (focus on Tuesday 3rd)
#UCUStrikesWorkload AND #IncludeUs for UCU day of action for disability equality in education (focus on Wednesday 4th)

Colleagues – how you can help
Donate to the Strike Fund
https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/brighton-ucu

Students – how you can help
https://ucu.org.uk/studentvoice

Strike HQ

BMECP Centre, 10a Fleet St. BN1 4ZE

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