Earlier this week, the Education Secretary announced plans to tackle ‘silencing’ views at University. The move is merely a distraction from the far graver issues students face, argues uni student, Kimi Chaddah.
When Eno Mfon arrived at Bristol University, the prospect of immersing herself in the rich cultural history of black performance and literature excited her. In reality there was little space made for her.
In a society that is obsessed with consumer culture, even our education system is marketised, coming at an ever-increasing price. The Free University of Brighton are offering a degree without the price tag. Could this be the start of an alternative education system for all?