Occupy Wall Street, Chilean student & LSX occupier join the conference + Bring your Tents!
October 27, 2011 Leave a comment
With over 400 people registered in advance, Saturday’s Education Activist Network conference looks set to be a very important meeting point for students and staff around the country to discuss the attacks we face and the fights ahead. A number of new people from the Chilean student movement to Occupy Wall Street have also confirmed they will be speaking at the event. Additions include:
– Patricio de Stefani chilean student activist talks about the mass movement
– Cyril Baker LSX occupier reports on the occupy movement
– Conor Tomas Reed reports from Occupy Wall Street (video link up)
– John Holmwood of Campaign for the Public University discusses the threat the educaiton white paper poses
– Susan Matthews of Defend the Right to Protest talks about the campaign to get justice for Alfie Meadwos
– An Electrician involved in the recent walkouts and demonstrations joins the panel on N30 – building for the education shut down
Full timetable can be viewed here: https://educationactivistnetwork.files.wordpress.com/2011/10/a5-bw-new-college-of-resist-1.pdf
If you haven’t registered yet, please do so by going to: https://educationactivistnetwork.wordpress.com/
A new EAN briefing on the Education White Paper will also be available for sale at the conference. They are £1 each, £5 for 6, £10 for 15. See: https://educationactivistnetwork.wordpress.com/2011/10/23/new-ean-briefing-out-at-the-conference
After the conference we will join the LSX occupation at St Paul’s and take part in their general assembly. Bring your tents and warm clothes and lets OCCUPY!