Bouncers off Campus

518 11.30am Fri 22 May 2015

The University has hired private security guards – in their dozens and at a cost of tens of thousands – to block access to the occupation and to protect their investments in fossil fuels. Charles Stewart House, Chambers Street, Edinburgh

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The University has hired private security guards – in their dozens and at a cost of tens of thousands – to block access to the occupation and to protect their investments in fossil fuels. Since the security have arrived, they’ve made serious threats to students and members of the occupation, and earlier today they slammed a student to the ground by their neck and strangled them. This guard has been charged with assault, but that’s not enough. No one is safe with these thugs on campus. The University need to get rid of them immediately. More than that, the University need to divest from fossil fuels and stop funding climate change and the destruction of our planet.

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