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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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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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LIVE BLOG: Vote on Lincoln SU’s attendance at NUS-organised protest

Lincoln Students' Union (SU)

Hello and welcome to The Linc’s live coverage of tonight’s All Student Members Meeting (ASM).

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Campaigners come together for first #ProtestLincs gathering

"war against the poor" #ProtestLincs banner

A new activist group, known as ProtestLincs, gathered by the Cornhill on Saturday (16 May) to protest against the continued commitment to austerity by the newly-elected Conservative government.

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Lincoln campaigners raise awareness of “reprehensible” EU trade deal

Gary Hewson, Labour councillor (Boultham ward)

Campaigning organisation 38 Degrees took to Lincoln’s High Street today in order to protest the controversial Transatlantic Trade Investment Partnership (TTIP).

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Anti-drone march takes place in Lincoln

Hundreds of protesters against the use of drones marched from Lincoln to the RAF base at Waddington on Saturday, April 27th, 2013. Åsmund Løvdal went along.

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Tuition fee protest planned for MP’s surgery postponed

A protest against the rise in tuition fees will not take place on Friday after the cancellation of Lincoln MP Karl McCartney’s appearance at the City Hall for his advice surgery.

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The truth behind the furore around the NUS demo

Marcell Grant, The Linc‘s reporter, was one of the 50,000 in London for the NUS and UCU demo on Wednesday, November 10th. He offers a different perspective on the day’s events.

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Audio: The Demolition rally speeches in full

Listen to the full speeches from Aaron Porter and Frances O’Grady from the Demolition 2010 rally on Wednesday, November 10th.

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Lincoln students participate in 50,000 strong tuition fee protest

Around 300 students and university staff from Lincoln joined over 50,000 protesters in London to take part in a national demonstration against rising tuition fees.

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