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Hate-based prejudice is a growing problem we need to face in our universities. Unfortunately, the NUS report ‘No Place for Hate’, based on a national survey of 9,229 students, found 18% had experienced at least one incident of verbal abuse or threats of violence, and 15% had experienc...

19 Jun 2018

It is an unavoidable fact that not everyone in a given community will feel safe, and for university communities, issues of harassment and assault are particularly pressing. Just this week, it was reported that there has been a 60% increase in racist incidents at UK universities,...

19 Apr 2018

Learn more about how UK universities are working with the police to help keep students safe, and tackle harassment and hate crime.

9 Apr 2018

"The most common way that people give up power, is by thinking they don’t have any."

— Alice Walker

The above quote is a powerful one, and one I refer to time and time again, in many aspects of my work.  My interpretation of the quote is simple, and centres on how easy it is for any one...