Palestinian Freedom 2020: Student Activists Confront Democratic Candidates Over Aid To Israel

By Michael Arria, Mondoweiss.net -

Hasan is a first-generation Palestinian activist who attends Tuft University and got involved in the movement after seeing the impact Israeli policy has had on his family. (“I do this because [...]

Harvard Law School Students Disrupt Recruitment Event, Calling On Major Law Firm To #DropExxon

By Eoin Higgins, Commondreams.org -

Over 100 students from Harvard Law School staged a public protest against a recruitment dinner hosted by law firm Paul Weiss on Wednesday night, calling for the company to cut ties with fossil [...]

In Sacramento, Youth Activists Push To Get Police Out Of Schools

By Susan Abram, Chronicleofsocialchange.org -

Her brother had bumped into the officer and apologized, Lopez said. But the officer proceeded to question him and asked him for his ID. “It was all new to me,” said Lopez, now 17 and a senior, of [...]

Inside 10 Days That Shook Syracuse University: Fear, Power, Confusion And ‘Not Again’

By Julie McMahon, Syracuse.com -

A student uprising, brewing for years at Syracuse University, transformed overnight a new $50 million campus gym into a shelter for protesters. The sit-in eventually commanded a national [...]

JDL Canada Thugs Attack York Students Then Cry “Anti-Semitism”

By Nora Barrows-Friedman, Electronicintifada.net -

Canadian politicians are echoing fabricated claims of anti-Semitism after students rallying for Palestinian rights were attacked by a violent anti-Palestinian group at York University in Toronto [...]

Power To Disrupt: Limits And Possibilities Of Campus Sit-Ins

By Jason Koslowski, Roarmag.org -

College campuses are systems of capitalist domination: of workers, students and surrounding communities. But campus revolts have been on the rise in recent years. In the US, for instance, as the [...]

College Students From The Korea University Student Association Entered US Embassy Residence

By Staff,  Sovereignty Broadcast -

On October 18, university students staged a protest inside the residence of the U.S. ambassador to South Korea against defense cost-sharing. South Korea paid $920 million for 2018 (in addition to [...]

‘Continue The Fight!’: A ‘98 Activist Reflects On The 2019 Student Movement In Indonesia

By Amalinda Savirani, Theconversation.com -

When young people around the world took to the streets last week to call for action on climate change, thousands of students across Indonesia were marching too. Like their global peers, haze from [...]

On Fifth Anniversary Of Mexico’s Missing 43 Students, Anguished Families Still Seek Answers

By Arturo Conde, Nbcnews.com -

When Antonio Tizapa’s 20-year-old son Jorge disappeared with 42 other teacher’s college students in Iguala, Mexico, he did not think that they would still be missing five years later. “We still [...]

Over 1,000 Students Across 17 Colleges Pledge Not To Work At Palantir Over ICE Work

By Emily Birnbaum, Thehill.com -

Over 1,000 students across 17 U.S. colleges are pledging to not work for software company Palantir over its work with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), escalating the widespread protests [...]

Opposition To Trump’s Migration Deal Has Sparked A Growing Student Occupation In Guatemala

By Jeff Abbott, Wagingnonviolence.org -

Late in the afternoon on July 29, students from Guatemala’s only public university, the University of San Carlos, took control of the university’s museum in Guatemala City’s historic center. [...]

U. Michigan Students Hold ‘Die-In’ To Call For Action Against Climate Change

By Staff, Thecollegefix.com -

Approximately fifty University of Michigan students and faculty, as well as local residents, laid on the floor at the school’s Museum of Art last week to bring attention to the (dire) [...]

Protests Prompt Beloit College To Cancel Erik Prince Lecture

By Staff, Madison.com -

BELOIT — Beloit College canceled a lecture by former Blackwater head Erik Prince Wednesday after protesters disrupted the planned talk. Students piled chairs onto the stage where Prince was to [...]

Students Lead The Movement To Restore Prisoners’ Voting Rights On The East Coast

By Amani Sawari, Sawarimi.org -

Currently the only two states in which incarcerated individuals have the right to vote. In Maine and Vermont incarcerated individuals never lost their voting rights. These two states also have [...]

Letter In Support Of Swarthmore SJP Students, Their BDS Campaign, And All Students Fighting For A Just World

By Staff, Mondoweiss.net -

We, the undersigned, affirm our unequivocal support for Swarthmore Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) and their Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) campaign at Swarthmore College. This [...]