ManUni Occupation blog, February 5, 2009 - Over 150 University of Manchester (UK) students have occupied the main university administration building in a demand for a stronger and more proactive position from the university on the ongoing humanitarian crisis in Gaza. The students have proposed a set of demands on the university’s Vice Chancellor Alan Gilbert, including a boycott of Israeli goods on campus, support for a day of fundraising with proceeds to the DEC fund, and that the university end research into manufacturing arms.
Students at other universities have taken similar actions over the last three weeks and have been successful in their demands....
See O is for Occupations blog - reports and updates on all actions
Occupation Nottingham; See also this video of Forcible eviction of students from Nottingham: