Protests And Politics 50 Years On From Student Uprising

By Ricardo Abdahllah, Aljazeera.com  -

Fifty years since the May 1968 student uprising, Al Jazeera explores the movement's legacy for protesters today. French police cracked down on violent protests in Paris, echoing scenes that [...]

The Longest Student Sit-In In Howard’s History Comes To An End

By Jazmin Goodwin and Autumn Dalton, Thehilltoponline.com -

After nine days of occupying Howard University’s administration building, student protesters ended their sit-in after administrators and student organizers agreed on a way forward for some of the [...]

Howard University Students Winning, 6th Day Of Occupation

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

Howard University students are in their sixth day of occupying the administration building and they are winning support among the faculty with the Faculty Senate Council voting no confidence in [...]

Howard University Students In Third Day Of Occupation

By Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance -

Hundreds of Howard University students are in their third day of an occupation of four floors of the administration building. They are planning Easter services on Sunday at 9:30. The occupation [...]

Hampton University Students Take To The Streets Over Campus Conditions

By Eddie Conway, Therealnews.com -

Yeah, there’s a number of student protests taking place on campus. Variety of issues that students are trying to get addressed. One is Title IX compliance issues. Another is quality of food [...]

Students Lead ‘March For Our Lives’ Against Gun Violence

By John Zangas and Anne Meador, DC Media Group -

High school students joined hands to lead over a half a million demonstrators in the “March For Our Lives” anti-gun protest on Saturday. They decried gun violence in their schools and criticized [...]

Students Organizing For ‘March For Our Lives’ And More

By Emily C. Bell, AlterNet -

These students are not just mobilizing their peers to fill the streets this weekend, but to change laws. Guided by the messaging of the national March For Our Lives, the students are calling for [...]

This Time Students Are Old Enough To Organize, Mobilize And Speak Out

By Danielle Vabner, Huffingtonpost.com -

Last week on Valentine’s Day, a 19-year-old gunman entered Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, where he had been expelled. He opened fire just outside the school, and soon [...]

Indiana Grad Students Protesting Tax Bill

By Sarah Jaffe, truth-out.org -

Today we bring you a conversation with Tracey Hutchings-Goetz, Edward Brudney, Justin Knight, Kathryn Lehman, Amanda Waterhouse and Liam Kingsley. They are Ph.D. candidates or graduate students [...]

Arrests, Anger, Anxiety As Grad Students Visit Paul Ryan’s Office

By Nick Roll, insidehighered.com -

By Nick Roll for Inside Higher Ed - WASHINGTON -- As the competing Republican tax plans from the House of Representatives and the Senate head to a conference committee that will square the [...]

Iran Protests ‘Hostile’ U.S. To Mark 1979 Embassy Takeover

By Staff, telesurtv.net -

By Staff of Tele Sur - Iranian protesters demonstrated against continued U.S. hostility towards Iran to commemorate the day students occupied Tehran's U.S. embassy in 1979. Thousands of Iranians [...]

Student Organizers Win Transgender Equality Battle In Maryland

By Tod Perry, www.education.good.is -

By Tod Perry for Good Education - The group’s efforts led the school board to vote 5 to 1 to allow transgender students to use the bathrooms and locker rooms that fit with their identity. They [...]

Jeff Sessions Is Met With Protest At Georgetown Law

By Karen Sloan, www.law.com -

By Karen Sloan for Law - U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions received a frosty reception from some students and faculty at Georgetown University Law Center, where he delivered a talk on free [...]

Why This Temple Student Is Organizing A March For Black Women: ‘They Matter’

By Sofiya Ballin, www.philly.com -

By Sofiya Ballin for Philly.com The message is fitting. It was Malcolm who said: “The most disrespected woman in America is the black woman. The most unprotected person in America is the black [...]

The Student Debt Crisis Is Exploding

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, www.PopularResistance.org -

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers for Popular Resistance. The level of student loan debt has risen to $1.5 trillion and defaults are more than 40% and rising. U.S. student loan debt has grown [...]