PEN Atlas: Student PEN on no-platforming

As the Prevent strategy rolls out in campuses and classrooms across the UK, students’ need of space for open discussion is greater than ever. Here, the Co-Chairs of York Student PEN explore the controversial NUS ‘No-platform’ policy, and the wider implications for freedom of speech in UK universities.

Read ‘No-platforming on campus: the student perspective’ here.


Visit the York PEN website, voted one of the Top 5 Student Media by Huffington Post in 2015.

Find out more about Student PEN centres, including how to set up one at your university, here.

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