The Commune is looking to produce a pamphlet about, and for, student occupations. In our view, there are lessons to be learned, not only from the recent wave of occupations in November – December 2010, but from recent occupations at SOAS, Middlesex, Sussex, against the devastation of Gaza in Winter 2008-9, and many more besides.
We want the pamphlet to be based around contributions from occupiers recounting their experiences, and drawing some conclusions from them. We therefore want to invite anyone with such experiences to get in touch with us and contribute something – be it a few paragraphs or a few pages. Not all occupiers should have to begin at the beginning: there is a wealth of experience which future occupiers can learn from; it should not all be lost every three years as each generation of activists passes on. Continue reading “student occupations pamphlet: a call for contributions”