Stand Up to Racism: Public Rally, 9th March

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Come to this rally to discuss how we can confront the rise in racism and build a broad anti racist movement. We want to go onto the streets in our tens of thousands on 18 March to stand up to racism.

  • Stand up to Trump
  • Refugees and migrants welcome here
  • No to racism, Islamophobia & antisemitism
  • Defend EU workers
  • Black Lives Matter

Speakers

  • Ian Murray, MP Edinburgh South, Labour
  • Safeena Rashid, Muslim Women’s Association of Edinburgh
  • Issa Robson, 1DayWithoutUs
  • Larry Flanagan, EIS General Secretary
  • Celia Gonzalez, organiser of No Muslim Ban demo
  • Richard Haley, Scotland Aganist Criminalising Communities
  • Monica Medina, EIS, Anti-racist sub-committee
  • Helen Martin, Scottish Trade Union Council, Assistant Secretary
  • Alison Newell, Edinburgh University Chaplaincy
  • Nick Gardner, Leith Labour Councillor

Date, Time, Venue

Thursday 9 March, 7pm

Lecture Theatre 1, Appleton Tower
University of Edinburgh
11, Crichton Street
EH8 9LE

Flyer and Further Details

Download here (pdf)

 

 

 

 

General Meeting, 15 Nov 2016

Our next General Meeting, which will take place on:

Tuesday 15th November, 5-6 pm
Teviot Lecture Theatre, Medical School,
(Teviot Doorway 5).

The main discussion items will be
1) Pay Dispute
2) Attendance Monitoring
3) Guaranteed Hours
4) Lecture capture

We are very aware that not everyone is able to attend these meetings in person, and we would like to invite anyone who is unable to do so to email the branch if they have a specific comment on any of these items which they would like to ensure is fed into the discussion.

If you would like to do this, please send a message to ucu@ed.ac.uk