Monday 09-05-2016 - 15:02
Motions have now been published for Black Students Conference, to be held on 28 - 29 May 2016
NUS Black Students conference will bring together a wide range of student activists to debate, vote on motions and elect the political leadership for the year ahead.
Motions have been submitted to the conference covering the following areas of work – Anti-Racism, Black Representation, International Peace and Justice, Equality in Education and Rules Revision. Motions can be found on the Black Students Hub.
Motions are titled:
To Redefine the language and use of the liberation term "Black Students"
Location, Location, Location
Create a Trans Students' rep on committee
FE and HE Link up!
Higher Education White Paper - opposing the Marketisation of our Education
Equality in Education
Bring Back the One-Year Post Studey Visa for International Students
Protecting Freedom of Information
Faith in Unity!
Anti Racism Anti Facism
Prisons are Obsolete! Abolish Them Now!
Expanding the Campaign Against Prevent in FE
Housing is a Black Problem
Disabled Black Students: Understanding the intersect and making activist accessible
Black Students Campaign Loves SU's
Defending Black Representation
The Fair Way
More Representation for Black Women & Black Trans People on Panel Events
Black is not a cis monolith
Defending Boycott, Divestment & Sanctions
International Peace and Justice
A Strong, Successful Response to Deportation Cases
Joining the fight against HIV in Black Communities
Stand by Survivors
Constituent members are entitled to submit an amendment to any motion, using the amendments form.
The deadline for amendments is 12pm 13 May.
On 28-29 May, Black Students Conference will bring together delegates from students' unions to discuss, debate and vote on these motions.
Registration will close at 9am on the 16 May