On Contact: Paris Uprising, May 1968

By Chris Hedges, RT. -

On the show this week, Chris Hedges talks to author and translator, Mitch Abidor, about the lessons from the student uprising in Paris in May 1968. "What happens in May is as a mass cultural, as [...]

Princeton Faculty Letter In Support Of Student Protests

By Faculty, www.aas21.com -

By Faculty of Princeton University - As Princeton faculty, we write in support of our students who have occupied the President’s office and those supporting them across campus. These are [...]

500 Students Occupy Building At UC Davis Over Tuition Increases

By Mike Luery, www.kcra.com -

More than 500 students mobilized Tuesday and took over the UC Davis administration building for about an hour to protest a proposed tuition hike by the UC Board of Regents. The students chanted, [...]

People Protest Plan To Privatize All Public Schools

By Staff, www.PopularResistance.org -

York students, educators and families are fighting against the plan by politicians to completely privatize York City public schools. Those involved with the rally included the employee unions, [...]

52 Tibetan Students Detained In Vadodara

By Staff, www.timesofindia.indiatimes.com -

Two Tibetan students, Tensing and Sonam, studying at MS University in Vadodara, who had approached city police, seeking permission to hold a demonstration against the China president's visit, [...]

After 12 Hour Blockade Newark Students: ‘We Believe That We Will Win’

By Staff, www.PopularResistance.org -

The Newark Students Union took their demands for full local control of their schools by walking out and protesting on September 9, 2014. The students walked out marching down the street, stopping [...]

Lawyers Petition To Rescind John Yoo’s Endowed Chair

By Sarah Rockwood, www.dailycal.org -

UC Berkeley students, alumni and a group of lawyers in the Bay Area initiated an online petition last week to rescind UC Berkeley School of Law professor John Yoo’s recent faculty chair [...]

Students For Justice In Palestine Win Major Victory At Northeastern

By Nora Barrows-Fr., , www.electronicintifada.net -

After seven weeks of sustained media attention and organizing by student activists,Northeastern University today announced that it has lifted the suspension of Northeastern Students for Justice [...]

Students Worldwide Join Week of Action to Reclaim Education

By Roshan Bliss, www.PopularResistance -

Students across the world rallied, held teach-ins, and took to the streets this week as part of the Global Week of Action to Reclaim Education slated to take place from May 1st - 8th. The week of [...]

Students & Faculty Win As Condi Rice Backs Out Of Rutgers Speech

By Kelly Heyboer, www.nj.com -

Former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice backed out of giving Rutgers University's commencement speech today amid growing opposition among the school's students and faculty. Earlier this [...]

Condoleezza Rice Protested At University Of Minnesota

By Staff, www.PopularResistance.org -

Hundreds of students and community members protested a speech by Condoleezza Rice at the University of Minnesota. Coleen Rowley explains why: "Not even a year after 9-11, Rice began giving [...]

Portland Student Union Plays Key Role in Faculty Union Win

By Roshan Bliss, www.PopularResistance.org -

The effectiveness of Portland students' support of their teachers is part of an important trend on US campuses. Despite the fact that they pay thousands of dollars in tuition each semester, [...]

Students For A Just And Stable Future Walkout

By Staff, www.creativeresistance.org -

From CreativeResistance.org: Hundreds of students walked out of class on March 31, 2014, and marched on the Massachusetts state capitol demanding an end to fossil fuel investments and reinvesting [...]

Austerity Is Crap: A Brief History of the ‘#USM Future’ Protest Movement

For this round of cuts and consolidations, a solidarity between students and faculty had been well established, and grew and flourished under the recognition that we had shared goals in [...]