Talk:Vote for Students pledge

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
WikiProject Politics of the United Kingdom (Rated Start-class, Low-importance)
WikiProject icon This article is within the scope of WikiProject Politics of the United Kingdom, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of Politics of the United Kingdom on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks.
Start-Class article Start  This article has been rated as Start-Class on the project's quality scale.
 Low  This article has been rated as Low-importance on the project's importance scale.

Possible Image[edit]

Some photos of candidates signing the pledgeare available on the NUS website. I've never added an image to wikipedia and don't really understand the copyright regulations, so I'd appreciate help from a more experienced editor. The photo of Clegg signing would seem the most noteworthy of them, but I'm not sure whether it would make the article too biased, as it would focus attention on the possibility that Clegg is breaking his promise to students. What do you think?--Hermajesty21 (talk) 16:47, 1 December 2010 (UTC)


I just think it's really an anti Lib Dem rant, just look at the timing of the article's creation. It seems to make no mention of the Lib Dem backing it to gain concessions from the Conservatives, or the way the fees will be paid back. AJUK Talk!! 21:55, 3 January 2011 (UTC)

I didn't go into detail about the new tuition fees structure as I already added this to Browne Review, the proposals are wikilinked from this article, and they are covered in Tuition fees (UK). If you think a sentence or two should be added for balance, then we can do that.--Physics is all gnomes (talk) (Previously Hermajesty21) 22:01, 3 January 2011 (UTC)
PS. The timing of the article creation was simply because that was the time that the pledge started to get significant coverage in newspapers. Before that time it might not have been noteworthy and it would not have had enough independent sources.--Physics is all gnomes (talk) 22:06, 3 January 2011 (UTC)

It's not an "anti Lib Dem rant" if everything in the article is a fact. —Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 13:38, 6 January 2011 (UTC)