Wednesday December 13, 2017
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BY Ian Gallagher | West Chester, PA | 10/20/16
At 11 a.m., the WCU student “Walk Out in Support of Faculty!” began. 500 students on campus shouted, “Students for faculty!” “Brogan is broken!” and “When unions are under attack what do we do? Stand up! Fight back!”
BY staff | Boston, MA | 10/10/16
Harvard, the world’s wealthiest university, saw its first workers’ strike in over 30 years this week as Harvard University Dining Service (HUDS). Food service workers, members of UNITE HERE Local 26 took to the picket lines on Oct. 5. Workers were in contract negotiations with the Harvard administration since the end of May. The administration is refusing to budge on key workers’ demands including equitable healthcare, year-round employment, and a racial justice task force to promote equality at work.
BY staff | Lufkin, TX | 10/08/16
Students at Angelina College (AC) held a rally and march to protest police crimes against the African American community on Oct. 5. The action began in front of the AC Student Center, with 20 students and faculty.
BY Megan Faye Barnhurst | Salt lake City, UT | 10/08/16
On Sept. 27, 25 students rallied and marched on the University of Utah campus demanding “Education for all!”
BY staff | San Francisco, CA | 10/03/16
On April 6, students at San Francisco State University (SFSU) protested the Israeli mayor of occupied Jerusalem, Nir Barkat, who came to speak on campus. For nearly five months, the General Union of Palestinian Students (GUPS) was under investigation by the SFSU administration after the protest. SFSU released the investigator’s report on Sept. 1.
BY staff | San Francisco, CA | 10/03/16
On April 6, students at San Francisco State University (SFSU) protested the Israeli mayor of occupied Jerusalem, Nir Barkat, who came to speak on campus.
BY Tori Stratis | Tampa, Fl | 9/29/16
On Sept. 26 over fifty students and faculty gathered to protest racist, sexist, LGBT hate mongering journalist Milo Yiannopoulos. The protest rallied in front of the Marshall Student Center at the University of South Florida (USF) where Milo was speaking.
BY Zachary Schultz | Tallahassee, FL | 9/25/16
On Sept. 23, over 40 students gathered at Florida State University (FSU) to protest a speaking event hosted by Milo Yiannopoulos, journalist for far-right website Breitbart News.
BY staff | Arlington, TX | 9/23/16
About 20 students and supporters marched through the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) campus during the noon hour, Sept. 21, carrying signs and chanting slogans against police brutality. The march was organized by Progressive Student Union.
BY staff | Salt Lake City, UT | 9/04/16
Thirty students joined Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) at the University of Utah Marriott Library Plaza on Aug. 30. Utah SDS is demanding state-funded scholarships for undocumented students as part of the national SDS campaign “Education for all!”
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