7pm November 1st we will be taking part in the nationwide première of “the Real Social network”
Filmed Last winter, when the coalition government in the UK announced sweeping changes to university tuition fees that set higher education in Britain to be the most expensive in Europe.
The film show a group of students at UCL voicing their discontent taking part and organising widespread protests that brought news footage into our homes reminiscent of the 70s and 80s; from horses charging marchers, to the windows of Conservative Party office being kicked in.
There will be also be few shorts included from actions by the University of Birmingham and introductions by Birmingham student activists, including a shameless plug of november 9thand November 2nd by Edd Bauer.
The Film showing is taking place at the birmingham social centre in stirchley, get directions here