BY staff | New York, NY | 10/20/13
On Oct. 20, the City College of New York (CCNY) administration shut down the Guillermo Morales/Assata Shakur Student and Community Center in the North Academic Center (NAC) building. The Morales/Shakur Center is a hub of political and social activism at CCNY and the surrounding Harlem and Washington Heights communities.
BY staff | Gainesville, FL | 10/20/13
On Oct. 17, student activists at the University of Florida (UF) officially launched their tuition equity campaign by having a demonstration at Tigert Hall, the University of Florida’s administration building.
BY Stephanie Taylor | Clarksville, TN | 10/17/13
Over 100 student activists from across the country convened here the weekend of Oct. 12-13 to participate in Students for a Democratic Society’s (SDS) 8th annual National Convention.
BY staff | Jacksonville, FL | 10/15/13
The Civil War may have ended in 1865, but people in Jacksonville continue to struggle against the remains of the racist Confederate States of America in 2013.
BY Matt Hastings | Tampa, FL | 10/12/13
On Oct. 7, members of Tampa Bay Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) protested against Rosaria Butterfield, a self-described former “radical lesbian feminist turned pastor’s wife.” Butterfield now writes and gives lectures opposing homosexuality and advocating for evangelical Christianity. She believes that homosexuality is a sin and that her pride in being a lesbian was an even greater sin.
BY staff | Clarksville, TN | 10/09/13
In less than one week, progressive students from throughout the country will attend the Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) 8th annual National Convention, Oct. 11-13, at Austin Peay State University here. Featured at this year’s convention are Rebel Diaz, Sara Flounders and Kait McIntyre.
BY Stephanie Taylor | Clarksville, TN | 9/18/13
In just four weeks, progressive students from throughout the country are convening for the Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) 7th annual National Convention at Austin Peay State University, Clarksville, Tennessee.
BY Gage Lacharite | Tampa, FL | 9/09/13
Students at the University of South Florida (USF) won a campaign to keep their library open 24 hours per day.
BY Preston Gilmore | Clarksville, TN | 8/30/13
On Aug. 30, 20 students and anti-war veterans protested on the campus of Austin Peay State University to oppose threats of U.S. military attacks on Syria.
BY Robbey Hayes | Gainesville, FL | 8/29/13
About 40 protesters gathered on the corner of University and SW 13th Street outside of the University of Florida, Aug. 28, to demand no U.S. military intervention in Syria.