The Tories have accelerated their attack on our education with Osborne's announcement yesterday that all schools will be forced to become academies. The National Union of Teachers have called an emergency demonstration in London (details below). Here's a useful article explaining why academies are damaging our education - click here.
This week also saw the High Court reject the governments injunction on the proposed NUT industrial action and saw a solid strike turn out from teachers in Further Education.
Emergency Protest: Hands Off Our Schools, No Forced Academies
Assemble , Westminster Cathedral march to Department for Education
This also makes the national demonstration on more important than ever. Please keep inviting your friends, sharing on Facebook and get involved with the mobilisation in your area.
March for Health, Homes, Jobs & Education
Saturday 16 March, London
This Weekend is the Stand Up to Racism, Refugees Welcome National Demonstration. Saturday 19 March. Assemble at Portland Place W1A 1AA.
Please let us know if you can get down to this and help us with the People's Assembly stall. Contact, firstname.lastname@example.org
Also this Sunday 20 March, we will be holding a Mega-Stall in Camden to promote the big demo on .