Tag Archives: freedom of speech

Conservative Society receives formal apology from Lincoln SU

Lincoln Students' Union (SU)

The University of Lincoln Students’ Union has formally apologised to the Conservative Society, after their social media accounts were temporarily suspended last month.

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Free speech ASM becomes most attended this academic year

Lincoln Students' Union (SU)

Motions on free speech, the National Student Survey (NSS) and the SU Disciplinary Panel have been passed by Lincoln students, after an emergency All Student Members Meeting took place last night.

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LIVE BLOG: Free speech to be debated at emergency ASM

Hello and welcome to The Linc’s live coverage of tonight’s All Student Members Meeting (ASM), which includes motions on free speech, boycotting the National Student Survey, and the SU’s Disciplinary Procedure. 

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Emergency ASM called after free speech petition reaches over 70 signatures

The University of Lincoln Students’ Union have called an All Student Members (ASM) meeting, after a petition was signed by over 70 people at a protest on Friday afternoon.

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SU officers attack Students’ Union after free speech controversy

University of Lincoln Students' Union building

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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Politicians and national media respond to Lincoln SU controversy

Lincoln Students' Union (SU)

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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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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University of Lincoln ranked amber on freedom of speech

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The University of Lincoln ranked amber in the most recent Free Speech University Rankings, with Lincoln SU condemned with a red.

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