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text Frivolous Spending at Sonoma State University by Natalee Lewis
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
document Court Document & Video: Berkeley Students Sue BUSD for Racially Targeted Interrogations students_v_busd_complaint.pdf_140_.jpg by community
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
text Student Debt after College by Miranda Garihan
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
calendar Post-Election Student Press Conference & Rally by SJSU Students (SAHE)
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
document University of California must protect civil rights in the face of Trump’s persecution of Muslims, Arabs, and Palestine activists letter_to_uc_regents-ucop_nov_21_2016.pdf_140_.jpg by via Palestine Legal
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
image Santa Cruz Residents Begin Organizing for a General Strike on Inauguration Day 480_inauguration_day_general_strike_santa_cruz_january_20_2017.jpg by Santa Cruz General Strike Organizing Committe
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
image San Benito High School Students Walkout Declaring "Not My Prez" 480_san-benito-high-school-dump-trump_1.jpg by Haybalers say Dump Trump!
Students carried signs stating "Dump Trump" and "#NotMyPrez #LoveTrumpsHate #BLM #LGBTQ+"...
Posted: Mon Nov 14, 2016 10:43PM
image Hundreds of Oakland High Schoolers Walk Out of Class to Protest Trump 480_oaklandstudents_nov14-2016a_dsc_5980-620x365_1.jpg by Tulio Ospina, Oakland Post
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
video Santa Cruz High School Students Walk Out to Protest Donald Trump (video/mp4 19.1mb) by Alex Darocy
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
image Mountain View High School: Reverse Frank Navarro's Administrative Leave Now 480_support-frank-navarro_1.jpg by Change
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
image UCSC Students Organize Third Anti-Trump Demonstration Since Presidential Election 480_anti-trump-protest-santa-cruz-1_1.jpg by Alex Darocy
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
video Oakland School for the Arts: No Trump, No KKK, No Fascist USA (video/mp4 2.1mb) by #NotOurPresident
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
calendar NoDAPL National Call to Action at UCSC 480_nodapl_national_day_of_action_uc_santa_cruz_1.jpg by Student Alliance of North American Indians
Quarry Plaza UC Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Tue Nov 15, 2016 11:30AM
Posted: Sat Nov 12, 2016 4:08AM
image ACLU of Northern California Condemns Anti-Muslim Attack in San Jose san_jose_state_university.png by ACLU of Northern California
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
text Thousands protest in Berkeley in wake of Trump election by World Socialist Website
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
image Massive Protest at UC Santa Cruz as Trump is Elected 480_uc_santa_cruz_donald_trump_election_protest_1_1.jpg by Sammy Slug
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
image Misdemeanor Charge Dropped Against Indybay Journalist Who Documented Highway Blockade 480_uc-santa-cruz-highway-one-blockade-march-3-2015_1.jpg by Alex Darocy
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
text Anti-Fascist Yvette Falarca Returns to Teaching by Power to the People!
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
image Torture Not in Our Name 480_cimg3108_1.jpg by Curt
Thanks to all who stood in opposition to UC complicity in War Crimes...
Posted: Mon Oct 31, 2016 3:08PM
image Facebook, Israel & Suspension Of Lethbridge Professor Hall & BFT Teacher Yvette Felarca facebook_redirected.jpeg by WorkWeek Radio
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