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Frivolous Spending at Sonoma State University
CSU is proposing a tuition increase, while schools seem to have more than enough money to spare. This is evident when visiting campuses. Sonoma State has recently built a million dollar music hall and is working on a new wine spectator building. So why does the CSU need to raise tuition?...
Posted: Mon Dec 5, 2016 3:31PM
Court Document & Video: Berkeley Students Sue BUSD for Racially Targeted Interrogations
On Wednesday, November 16, 2016 immigrant students and their families in Berkeley, California filed a lawsuit against the Berkeley Unified School District for racially targeting them with intrusive and intimidating interrogations during the school administration's witch hunt against their teacher Yvette Felarca, whose anti-fascist activism on her own time was deemed a "personnel matter", subject to disciplinary action. Read the students' lawsuit, and watch the video of the press conference...
Posted: Wed Nov 30, 2016 5:11AM
Student Debt after College
New college graduates fear for their future. Big banks, corporations, and the government are at blame for the student loan crisis. Student loan debt is delaying life decisions such as buying a home, getting married, and having children....
Posted: Fri Nov 25, 2016 5:13PM
Post-Election Student Press Conference & Rally
In front of the MLK Jr. Library on 150 E San Fernando St, San Jose, CA 95112...
Event Date: Tue Nov 22, 2016 4:30PM
Posted: Mon Nov 21, 2016 9:10PM
University of California must protect civil rights in the face of Trump’s persecution of Muslims, Arabs, and Palestine activists
November 21, 2016 - As Trump’s campaign promises become reality, the University of California (UC) Regents’ so-called “Intolerance Principles” put vulnerable students at risk for increased attacks, warned Palestine Legal and other civil rights organizations in a letter, sent today, to UC President Napolitano and the Board of Regents....
Posted: Mon Nov 21, 2016 6:27PM
Santa Cruz Residents Begin Organizing for a General Strike on Inauguration Day
Community members in Santa Cruz have called for a general strike on January 20, 2017, Inauguration Day, and have begun organizing events leading up to the date. On November 21, there will be a general strike planning meeting held at UC Santa Cruz, and on November 22 there will be a march to the Santa Cruz City Council to demand council members commit to a real sanctuary city status for the Santa Cruz. Organizers of the general strike are asking community members not to work or attend school o...
Posted: Sat Nov 19, 2016 5:36PM
San Benito High School Students Walkout Declaring "Not My Prez"
Students carried signs stating "Dump Trump" and "#NotMyPrez #LoveTrumpsHate #BLM #LGBTQ+"...
Posted: Mon Nov 14, 2016 10:43PM
Hundreds of Oakland High Schoolers Walk Out of Class to Protest Trump
Nearly a thousand Oakland high school students walked out of class Monday morning in further protest of Donald Trump’s election and the ideologies on which he ran his campaign platform....
Posted: Mon Nov 14, 2016 6:42PM
Santa Cruz High School Students Walk Out to Protest Donald Trump (video/mp4 19.1mb)
A group of students from Santa Cruz High School marched downtown on Pacific Avenue today, November 14, as part of a walk-out to protest the naming of Donald Trump as president....
Posted: Mon Nov 14, 2016 4:34PM
Mountain View High School: Reverse Frank Navarro's Administrative Leave Now
Mountain View High School history teacher Frank Navarro suspended for lesson showing ‘remarkable parallels’ between rise of Trump and Hitler....
Posted: Sun Nov 13, 2016 11:08AM
UCSC Students Organize Third Anti-Trump Demonstration Since Presidential Election
A third Anti-Donald Trump march was organized by students from UCSC on Friday, November 11, with participation from the greater Santa Cruz community. [Top photo: Anti-Trump demonstrators hold a short general assembly on Front Street to decide where to march next. Scroll down for more photos from the November 11 demonstration.]...
Posted: Sat Nov 12, 2016 9:19PM
Oakland School for the Arts: No Trump, No KKK, No Fascist USA (video/mp4 2.1mb)
Middle School protest at Oakland School for the Arts (OSA) in Oakland, California on November 10, 2016. Be inspired....
Posted: Sat Nov 12, 2016 3:59PM
NoDAPL National Call to Action at UCSC
Quarry Plaza UC Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Tue Nov 15, 2016 11:30AM
Posted: Sat Nov 12, 2016 4:08AM
ACLU of Northern California Condemns Anti-Muslim Attack in San Jose
November 10, 2016 - The ACLU of Northern California is outraged to learn that Esra Altun, a young Muslim woman, was assaulted and choked at San Jose State University yesterday. The rash of similar attacks and campus graffiti targeting Muslim students, and referencing Donald Trump, is especially troubling in light of Mr. Trump’s frequent use of both anti-Muslim and misogynistic rhetoric while on the campaign trail....
Posted: Fri Nov 11, 2016 2:30AM
Thousands protest in Berkeley in wake of Trump election
The shock and outrage expressed by protesters on the Berkeley campus and elsewhere in the wake of Donald Trump's election is a healthy initial expression of broader social opposition which is taking shape. Protesters need to beware however of pseudo-left elements who will attempt to use identity politics to channel their outrage back behind the thoroughly discredited Democratic Party....
Posted: Thu Nov 10, 2016 2:57AM
Massive Protest at UC Santa Cruz as Trump is Elected
Last night there was a massive protest at UC Santa Cruz as Donald Trump was being elected. Hundreds of students went to Quarry Plaza and marched through campus. Students are organizing more actions....
Posted: Wed Nov 9, 2016 1:41PM
Misdemeanor Charge Dropped Against Indybay Journalist Who Documented Highway Blockade
A misdemeanor charge against Indybay journalist Alex Darocy was dropped in Santa Cruz Superior Court on October 19. An officer with the California Highway Patrol cited him with the misdemeanor on March 3, 2015 after Darocy photographed the six UCSC students who locked themselves together and blocked Highway 1 in Santa Cruz as part of the “96 Hours of Action” protests against tuition hikes and racist police violence called for by students across the UC system. [Photo: A previously unpublished ...
Posted: Fri Nov 4, 2016 6:31PM
Anti-Fascist Yvette Falarca Returns to Teaching
Victory, Victory is Our Cry! The Class Struggle is the Reason Why! Anti-Fascist teacher returned to her teaching job today....
Posted: Wed Nov 2, 2016 8:15PM
Torture Not in Our Name
Thanks to all who stood in opposition to UC complicity in War Crimes...
Posted: Mon Oct 31, 2016 3:08PM
Facebook, Israel & Suspension Of Lethbridge Professor Hall & BFT Teacher Yvette Felarca
WorkWeek radio looks at the firing of Canadian professor Anthony Hall and the role of Facebook, the Israeli government and Mark Zuckerberg's Facebook. Next WorkWeek looks at the suspension of Berkeley Federation of Teacher executive board member Yvette Felarca who was suspended from her teaching position after attending a rally against the nazis in Sacramento....
Posted: Thu Oct 27, 2016 1:32PM