The Hague students demonstration

This is a Dutch video of the big demonstration today in The Hague in the Netherlands by students against the cuts in education by the Rightist minority government.

Demonstration report: here. And here.

In another unprecedented, anti-democratic step, the Sri Lankan government will require all students entering universities to undergo instruction in military camps. Higher education ministry secretary Sunil Jayantha Navaratne told the Daily Mirror last week that a program had been discussed, with the support of defence ministry, to give students two weeks of “leadership training”: here.

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