Sussex

Against privatisation: statement from Sussex University occupation

Following a demonstration of over 300 staff and students in opposition to the privatisation of services at Sussex University; a large group of people have occupied the conference centre on the top floor of Bramber House.

More wildcats at Brighton bin depot

Bin workers in Brighton staged a wildcat walkout yesterday and have threatened strikes in the new year in protest of new rounds and redundancies.

Sussex university technical staff strike, 10th October 2008

Technical staff at the University of Sussex went on strike last Friday (10th October), in a protest against management plans to close its pension scheme to new employees.

Commentary on the Sussex not for Sale campaign at Sussex University

ENS mass meeting at Sussex university, 2008

Critical article on the 2008 Sussex Not For Sale campaign at the University of Sussex, written by an active member of the campaign.

Sussex not for Sale rally, University of Sussex, 7th March 2008

Rally at the University of Sussex in support of the Sussex not for Sale campaign on March 7th 2008. Photos from here.

Theory and practice: recent struggles in Brighton

The long-sought unity of theory and practice?

Members of Aufheben reflect on 15 years of involvement in struggles in Brighton and the influence it has had on their theory and practice.

Brighton and Hove bus named after Kropotkin

Bus 650 - Scania Omnidekka carried name since March 2005 on Metro 49.

Sussex students occupy library

panorama of the occupation

Students at the University of Sussex occupied their library overnight in support of the SortUSOut campaign and in solidarity with staff who had been on strike the previous day and begun a marking boycott. More information at libcom news

Sussex students library occupation

80 students at the University of Sussex have occupied their library in protest against the commodification of education and its provision at their university.

A year of struggle at Sussex uni

A round-up of the political activity on the Sussex uni campus in the 2005/6 academic year.