BY Students for a Democratic Society | United States | 12/05/11
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following statement from Students for a Democratic Society (SDS).
BY staff | Los Angeles, CA | 11/18/11
Despite crackdowns against encampments around the country, a large group of students, activists, and union members launched “Occupy UCLA” on Thursday, after a noon rally of several hundred students and workers against budget cuts and fee hikes.
BY Chris Getowicz | Milwaukee, WI | 11/16/11
Students gathered over the weekend of Nov. 12 for the Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) 6th annual National Convention at the University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee.
BY Fernando Figueroa | Gainesville, FL | 10/31/11
Students at the University of Florida (UF) got a real taste of fear this past week when members of Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) hosted the “Tuition Hikes House of Horrors.”
BY staff | Milwaukee, WI | 10/29/11
On November 12th, over a hundred student organizers from across the country will gather here to participate in the 6th annual National Convention of Students for a Democratic Society (SDS). SDS was re-founded in 2006 in response to the upsurge of war in the Middle East and the need for a united, national multi-issue radical student and youth organization in the United States.
BY Chris Getowicz | Minneapolis, MN | 10/25/11
Over 200 students gathered and took to the streets, marching on Wells Fargo, where they demanded financial institutions forgive student loans.
BY Chris Getowicz | Minneapolis, MN | 10/15/11
Over 50 students from around the state gathered at the Occupy Minnesota site here, Oct. 13. They came together to speak to the struggles of students burdened by crippling debts, challenged by inequalities and struggling to get an education in a system corrupted by corporate interests.
BY staff | Tallahassee, FL | 10/10/11
On Sept. 28, more than 50 students from Florida State University (FSU) came together to rally against proposed 15% tuition hikes and continued cuts to education.
BY Marisol Marquez | Tampa, FL | 9/28/11
On Sept. 22, Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) announced the beginning of their campaign against a 15% tuition hike at the University of South Florida (USF).
BY Fernando Figueroa | Gainesville, FL | 9/22/11
80 members of Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) and their allies participated in a march here, Sept. 16, against annual tuition hikes planned by administrators at the University of Florida (UF). Administrators say they will raise tuition by 15% or more each year through 2019.