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SU officers attack Students’ Union after free speech controversy

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The University of Lincoln Students’ Union has come under fire from some of its own officers after temporarily suspending the social media accounts of the university’s Conservative Society.

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University of Lincoln Students’ Union reinstate Conservative Society’s access to social media

The Conservative Society have been handed back access to their social media accounts after the University of Lincoln Students’ Union (SU) overturned their original decision.

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In pictures: Lincoln students ‘reclaim the night’ in a march against sexual harassment and inequality

Over 60 people were believed to have taken part in the Lincoln Students’ Union’s ‘reclaim the night’ event on Wednesday evening, which saw students march against sexual harassment, abuse and inequality.

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Atomic Kitten storm off stage at Quack after bottles thrown

Members of early noughties girl group Atomic Kitten were forced to leave the stage at student event Quack on Wednesday night after bottles were allegedly thrown at them by students.

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Politicians and national media respond to Lincoln SU controversy

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As debate surrounding the University of Lincoln’s Students’ Union suspending the Conservative Society’s social media snowballs, politicians and the national media have also been responding to the news.

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Protest organised against SU over freedom of speech clampdown

A sit-in protest is being organised at the Engine Shed on Friday in opposition to the University of Lincoln Students’ Union (SU).

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‘Like the Soviet Union or North Korea’ – Lincoln MP Karl McCartney blasts Lincoln SU’s decision to suspend Conservative Society from social media

Lincoln’s MP Karl McCartney has slammed the University of Lincoln Students’ Union for suspending the Conservative Society’s social media accounts after they shared an article which criticised the SU’s record on freedom of speech.

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Conservative Society suspended from Twitter by SU after criticising their record on freedom of speech

The University of Lincoln Conservative Society has been forced to hand over control of their twitter account to the Students’ Union.

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Lincoln receives ‘red’ status for freedom of speech in new report

The University of Lincoln and the Students’ Union have been given an overall ‘red’ status for freedom of expression in this year’s Free Speech University Rankings.

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SU launch #NeverOK campaign to stop bullying at university

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The Students’ Union has launched a new campaign to tackle harassment, bullying and discrimination.

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