For the equal representation of all

The motion to create a faith committee is vague, breaks with secular principles and threatens to disenfranchise minorities within faiths The following motion is before the senate this Thursday: Title: To set up a Faith Committee in the Students Union decision-making body, Senate. To work with the faith societies to investigate the appropriate ways in …

For the equal representation of all

Statement on the motion to clarify the safe space policy

After 5 weeks of deliberation, discussion, drafting and redrafting we have submitted a motion to clarify the safe space policy to the senate of the University of Manchester Students’ Union. The Safe Space policy’s aims and intentions are commendable, yet recent experience has highlighted that the wording of the regulation leave room for arbitrary interpretations …

Statement on the motion to clarify the safe space  policy

Statement on the ban of Milo Yiannopoulos and Julie Bindel

Feminist Julie Bindel and journalist Milo Yiannopoulos were due to speak at Manchester University’s Free Speech and Secular Society, in a panel discussion entitled, ‘From Liberation to Censorship: Does feminism have a free speech problem?’. But the debate never happened. First, the University of Manchester Student’s Union (SU) banned Julie Bindel for views she has …

Statement on the ban of Milo Yiannopoulos and Julie Bindel

SU Censorship of our Upcoming Event

The University of Manchester Student’s Union informed us this afternoon that they are banning Julie Bindel from speaking in a panel discussion on feminism and censorship. The reason for banning her is given as “based on Bindel’s views and comments towards trans people, which we believe could incite hatred towards and exclusion of our trans …

SU Censorship of our Upcoming Event