STUDENT rent-strikers were ambushed on the eve of their latest talks with university management and fined £25,000, campaigners revealed yesterday.
Over 1,000 University College London (UCL) students are refusing to pay extortionate rents for the school’s disgusting halls of...
Wednesday 15th Jun 2016
posted by Joana Ramiro in Britain
UCL students in ‘unbearable’ living conditions given back 20% of rent
Tuesday 24th May 2016
‘We want 40% cut after 56% rise since 2009’
Tuesday 26th Jan 2016
Glasgow is famed for the uncompromising – and successful – rent strikes of 1915. Is a new fighting spirit now emerging to combat ruthless local government cuts, asks VINCE MILLS
posted by Morning Star in Features
A 100 years ago the citizens of Glasgow came out on strike when landlords, much like those today, put rents up to extortionate levels. PETER FROST has the story
Friday 18th Dec 2015
UCL forced to pay out over living conditions
Tuesday 1st Dec 2015
UNIVERSITY students who staged a seven-month rent strike over “unbearable” conditions in their halls of residence have been awarded nearly £100,000.
Each of the 87 students living in University College London’s (UCL) Campbell House West were given a full...
Saturday 17th Oct 2015
Glasgow Film Theatre
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Saturday 25th Apr 2015
posted by Morning Star in Arts