Thousands Of Puerto Rican Students Mobilize Against Budget Cuts

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By Staff of Tele Sur - Puerto Rico has US$70 billion in total debt, a 45 percent poverty rate and unemployment more than twice the U.S. average. Thousands of students from the University of [...]

Hundreds Of NYC Students Walk Out Of Class To Protest Trump & DeVos

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By Emma Whitford for Gothamist - Several hundred NYC high school and college students walked out of class at noon on Tuesday and gathered in Manhattan's Foley Square to protest President Donald [...]

In First 100 Hours Of Trump Admin, Students Nationwide Walk-Out Of Class

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By Allyson Gross for - New York, NY -- Within 100 hours of Donald Trump’s inauguration, in the first and largest youth-led mobilization of 2017, thousands of students across the country [...]

Brown Students Stage Peaceful Walkout, Citing Post-Election ‘Danger’

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By G. Wayne Miller for The Providence Journal - PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Several hundred Brown University students, most of them wearing black, on Wednesday afternoon staged a peaceful walkout urging [...]

From D.C. To L.A., Students Across America Protest Trump’s Election

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By Donna St. George, Perry Stein And Alejandra Matos for Washington Post - A group of hundreds of Maryland high school students walked out of class on Monday morning to protest Donald Trump’s [...]

Québec Student Strike

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By Stefan Christoff for Beautiful Trouble - In 2012, Québec students managed to reverse a major tuition hike and a draconian anti-protest law through direct democracy, creative tactics, and mass [...]

High School Students Join National Anthem Protests

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By Julia Jones for Red Flag - A group of middle and high school students in Oakland, California, recently made international news when they joined San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin [...]

Students, Supporters Show Out In Force Monday For Dining Workers

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By Brandon J. Dixon, Hannah Natanson, and Leah S. Yared for The Harvard Crimson - Monday marked a showing of force in support for Harvard’s dining services workers as more than a hundred students [...]

Protesting Students Clash With Police In South Africa

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By Staff of Al Jazeera - South African police have used tear gas, rubber bullets and stun grenades against students protesting for free education in Johannesburg. Two students were arrested and [...]

Honduran Police Clash With Students At Anti-Privatization Protest

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By Staff of Tele Sur - Police officers are trying to clear an occupation by university students, after protesters took over part of Honduras' public university. Police forces clashed with a group [...]

UT Students Start School Year With Anti-Gun Protest

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By Jon Herskovitz for Reuters - To protest a new state law that makes the carrying of concealed handguns legal in college classrooms, students at the University of Texas on Wednesday openly [...]

Six Students Arrested At University Of Minnesota Regents Meeting

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By Staff of Unicorn Riot - At a hot summer meeting on a mostly deserted campus, the “Differences Organized Coalition” of fifteen groups protested University of Minnesota Board of Regents’ [...]

Student Group In Japan That’s Made It Cool To Protest

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By Naomi Gingold for PRI - When Aki Okuda was 14 years old, he ran away from home. But this is not one of those kid-runs-away-and-is-brought-back-and-everything-goes-on stories. Okuda ran away [...]

Boston To Protestings Students: You’re Not Worth It

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By Jennifer C. Berkshire for The Progressive - The student protest outside of Boston City Hall was winding down. Of the 1,000 students who’d walked out of their schools for the second time this [...]

‘Neutral Is Not Acceptable’:Protests For Colleges To Go Fossil Free

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By Nika Knight for Common Dreams - A series of sit-ins and protests urging universities to divest their endowments from fossil fuels gained new strength this week, as students at the University [...]