Author Archives: roscoeoccupation

New Website

Please be aware that this blog is no longer updated. All things occupation-related can now be found at http://roscoeoccupation.com

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Tea party and lots of contact information.

So, we’ve bedded in and bedded back out again (there was a law lecture in our bedroom so we’re in the foyer at the moment). We’re looking forward to get some cool events sorted out and we’re proud to announce … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Network X

This is going to be really, really big. On the weekend of the 15th and 16th of January networks and anticut groups from all over the country will be meeting in Manchester at the Manchester Metropolitan University Students Union to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

What parliament can do the movement can undo!

The Christmas holidays have seen a small break in action for some, but now term is restarting and there are actions and demonstrations planned around Manchester throughout the coming weeks.  This Monday 28 students and education workers from across Greater … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Message of support from Turkey

Hello from Turkey to the brave student activists in UK!..We, the members of the public laborers in the universities, want to declare that we are in solidarity with your resistance in the name of emancipatory struggle on education rights. We … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Message of Support from Manchester Philosophy Department

“To everyone at the Roscoe Occupation Staff from Philosophy would like to express their support for the peaceful demonstrations by University of Manchester students against the proposed cuts to Higher Education funding. We, the undersigned, oppose the removal of government … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Statement of Solidarity from Staff in the Faculty of Humanities, Social Science and Law at MMU

DEFEND EDUCATION FOR ALL- Statement of support “We sent a statement of support for the students peacefully occupying the Roscoe Building and would like to add the following names to the list: Dept of Sociology Prof. Chris Allen, Prof. Scott … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment