Friday, February 28, 2014

Notre Dame continues to pressure students

Notre Dame University management's ongoing clumsy attempts at censorship of student activities has once again featured in the Fremantle Herald. The March 1 edition has an article titled "Still Censoring".

"Equal marriage against uni values, but guns okay," the paper says referring to an army recruitment stall that was allowed to operate without hindrance.

Notre Dame student and Socialist Alliance senate candidate Chris Jenkins told the paper that the Socialist Alliance club was twice told to remove equal marriage and pro-choice material.

"When a senior university staff member threatened to confiscate material," the paper reported "SA member Christopher Jenkins said it would, 'make a fantastic photo for the Fremantle Herald'."

"At that point she decided to turn around and leave," he said.

The whole article can be read here.