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International

Washington Post – Protests after Cambridge University student suspended for disrupting speech with poem

Globe and Mail (Canada) – Anger grows after Cambridge student gets 2-year suspension for poem protest

Russia Today – http://rt.com/news/line/2012-03-17/

Press TV – UK student gets 7 term-ban for universities minister protest

Der Spiegel – Cambridge verbannt Protest-Dichter

San Francisco Chronicle – Suspended for a poem

Diario de Noticias Globo – Universidade suspende estudante por interromper ministro

University World News – Cambridge student protester banned until 2014

National

BBC News – Cambridge students in free speech silent protest

Guardian – Cambridge student gets seven-term ban for poetic protest at Willetts speech

Morning Star – Cambridge bans student over protest

Huffington Post – Owen Holland, Cambridge University, Student Suspended For Poem

Workers’ Liberty – Student suspended for two and a half years for reading poem

Socialist Worker – Outrage as Cambridge student is suspended for Willetts protest

Independent – Cambridge student receives ‘unprecedented’ two-and-a-half year suspension for Universities Minister protest

Local

Cambridge News – Students ‘like slaves in ancient Greece’

Cambridge News – Students march in support of suspended protester

Cambridge First – “This is a battle for the soul of this university” – 300 march on city in support of suspended student

Student

TCS – Cambridge Dons denounce Holland rustication

TCS –  The University v Mr Owen Holland” – Cambridge University Court document leaked to TCS

Varsity – Rallying Support: Students march against rustication sentence

Varsity – CUSU’s silent protest for justice

TCS – ‘Justice for Owen’: 400 rally against rustication ruling

Tab – CUSU’s quiet riot for Holland

Comment

Huffington Post – An ugly lesson in repression at Cambridge University

New Statesman – Owen Holland’s case shows the crackdown on dissent

Guardian – Our poetic Willetts protest was peaceful – banning a student for it is absurd

Independent – What is Cambridge thinking of? This is the act of a thug, not a university

London Review of Books – Cambridge cracks down

Earlymodernjohn – Cambridge University Cuts Off Nose; Face ‘Spited’

Left Futures – Protest is being crushed by a culture of examples

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