imf.jpg  Students Demonstrating at the IMF Meeting in Washington earlier this month Students across the world are taking part in a 'Global Wave for Education' Students are protesting against the privatisation of higher education and the attacks by the IMF and World Bank on publicly funded education around the world. Earlier this month the students organised a protest at the IMF meeting in Washington. Readers of this website will know the amount of havoc which the IMF is wreaking on education systems both in the Global South and in countries going to the IMF for help like those in Eastern Europe. Menawhile in the UK the right wing government has just announced the virtual privatisation of the whole of higher education. The International Student Movement is co-ordinating struggles all over the world and their website includes footage of actions in Italy the US and today a student ooccupation in Vienna. It is well worth a visit at: