BY Matt Boynton | Minneapolis, MN | 2/10/15
On Feb. 9, two simultaneous actions occurred on the University of Minnesota campus to demand racial justice and substantive diversity.
BY Brad Sigal | Minneapolis, MN | 2/09/15
More than fifty students marched from Coffman Union to Morrill Hall today at noon. They marched to Morrill Hall, the administration building, to support a group of students that had started a sit-in in President Kaler’s office in Morrill. The students have a list of 8 demands and they have pledged to maintain the sit-in until President Kaler negotiates with them or they are arrested and removed.
BY Shivaani Ehsaan | Tallahassee, FL | 2/08/15
Members of the Freedom Road Socialist Organization (FRSO) presented a basic crash course on the fundamental principles of Marxism-Leninism and socialism to 15 students on Feb 4.
Over 200 students, faculty, teaching assistants and workers rallied at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Feb. 4, in opposition to Governor Scott Walker's proposed $300 million budget cut.
BY Zachary Schultz | Tallahassee, FL | 1/29/15
Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) led a protest against the militarization of the Florida State University Police Department (FSU-PD) at the steps of the Westcott administration building on Jan 27.
BY Shivaani Ehsaan | Tallahasse, FL | 1/14/15
On Jan. 8, over 40 Florida State students and Tallahassee community members gathered to remember transgender people who were murdered or pushed to suicide.
BY Jonathan Waring | Gainesville, FL | 12/05/14
Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) at the University of Florida marched through campus on Dec. 3. Students are demanding that the University Police Department opt out of the Department of Defense 1033 Program that provides assault rifles and armored vehicles to local police.
BY staff | Milwaukee, WI | 12/01/14
Students from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) held a die-in on Nov. 25, in reaction to Ferguson cop Darren Wilson not being indicted for killing Mike Brown. About 40 students participated in the protest and many more watched.
BY Michela Martinazzi | Gainesville, FL | 11/20/14
On Nov. 19, University of Florida Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) held a rally against police militarization in Turlington Plaza. Nearly three dozen students gathered at this busy spot where crowds of students walk by between classes. The student activists held signs saying, “Opt out of the 1033 program,” and “Schools don’t need soldiers.”
BY Students for a Democratic Society | Columbus, GA | 11/18/14
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following statement from the Students for a Democratic Society (SDS).