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‘We need to get students to leverage the political potential in the local population’: interview with Abdi-aziz Suleiman

William Pinkney-Baird interviews Abdi-aziz Suleiman, standing for Vice President Union Development at NUS Conference next week, in the sixth and final of a series of interviews with some of the…
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‘NUS Welfare should be seen as one facet of a bigger fight for the welfare state’: interview with Shelly Asquith

William Pinkney-Baird interviews Shelly Asquith, standing for Vice President Welfare at NUS Conference this week, in the fifth of a series of interviews with some of the left-wing candidates for…
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‘We need to represent the most marginalised voices and support local students’ unions achieve their goals’: interview with Sorana Vieru

In the fourth of a series of interviews with some of the left-wing candidates for NUS leadership, William Pinkney-Baird interviews Sorana Vieru, standing for Vice President Higher Education at NUS…
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‘Without college funding, there’s not going to be any reason to fight for other causes’ – interview with Shakira Martin, candidate for NUS VP Further Education

In the second of a series of interviews with some of the left-wing candidates for NUS leadership, William Pinkney-Baird interviews Shakira Martin, standing for VP Further Education. ‘We’re screaming that…
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‘We need to make a principled leftwing intervention into NUS’: interview with Hattie Craig, candidate for VP Higher Education

William Pinkney-Baird interviews Hattie Craig, standing for NUS Vice President for Higher Education, in the first of a series of interviews with some of the left-wing candidates for the NUS…
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