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Paris sees second day of mass student protests over immigrant deportations ... - RT (blog)

Paris sees second day of mass student protests over immigrant deportations ... - RT (blog) | Student Protests in US and beyond | Scoop.it
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François Fourn, a history and geography teacher at a central Parisian high school, said he had come to the rally with his students.

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Solidarity with the Parisian students and US students fighting for immigration reform. 

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Egypt takes hard line against student protests - Al-Monitor: the Pulse of the Middle East

Egypt takes hard line against student protests - Al-Monitor: the Pulse of the Middle East | Student Protests in US and beyond | Scoop.it
The Egyptian government continues to take tough measures against student protests, warning it will continue to use security forces to quell unrest in university campuses.

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Chile's student protest leaders hope to dismantle the system from the inside

Chile's student protest leaders hope to dismantle the system from the inside | Student Protests in US and beyond | Scoop.it
Camila Vallejo among those expected to elected to congress two years after free education call precipitated nationwide shutdown
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Just 2 years after hundreds of thousands of students took to the streets and a few months after their tour through US colleges Chilean students hope to dismantles the system from the inside.

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Major University Takes Steps To Protect Students From Shady Internships

Major University Takes Steps To Protect Students From Shady Internships | Student Protests in US and beyond | Scoop.it
After pressure from students, New York University's career center has implemented a number of measures to improve screening of the internship listings it features online.The NYU Wasserman Center for Career Development now requires employers indicate ...
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After 2 years of protest NYU takes first steps to protect it's students from misleading internships

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Students protest UC President Janet Napolitano's visit to campus Thursday - The Daily Californian

Students protest UC President Janet Napolitano's visit to campus Thursday - The Daily Californian | Student Protests in US and beyond | Scoop.it
In response to UC President Janet Napolitano’s visit to UC Berkeley Thursday, protesters from several student coalitions expressed their discontent in two separate protests throughout the day.
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Students in two separate University of California coalitions held demonstrations against Janet Napolitano

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George Mason to become what officials believe is first Virginia school to offer gender-neutral housing

George Mason to become what officials believe is first Virginia school to offer gender-neutral housing | Student Protests in US and beyond | Scoop.it
Joining a growing national trend, George Mason University will provide gender-neutral housing in the fall.
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George Mason prepares it's first Gender Neutral dorm to open in Fall semester. It will be the first of Virginia universities to do so.

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Chair Anderson and the Ohio University Board of Trustees: Give all OU student workers a raise!

Chair Anderson and the Ohio University Board of Trustees: Give all OU student workers a raise! | Student Protests in US and beyond | Scoop.it
Starting this summer, student workers across campus will be facing new and unneccessary financial challenges. Departments across Ohio University are...
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OU students protest to give student workers on campus raises since their hours continue to be cut.

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Burlington College students voluntarily dissolve student government - VTDigger

Burlington College students voluntarily dissolve student government - VTDigger | Student Protests in US and beyond | Scoop.it
Burlington College students dissolve the existing student government in favor a student union that operates with direct democracy.
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Students at Burlington College in Vermont vote to dissolve student government and replace it with a student union.

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University of Michigan students protest college's handling of Brendan Gibbons rape allegations

University of Michigan students protest college's handling of Brendan Gibbons rape allegations | Student Protests in US and beyond | Scoop.it
Dozens of University of Michigan students Tuesday afternoon protested the school's handling of a sexual assault investigation that allegedly involved former football kicker Brendan Gibbons. Students said they're particularly upset by what they see as a lack of transparency. U-M...
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Students protest against the perpetuation of rape culture on University of Michigan's campus after failure to discipline football star..

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Letter Delivered to President Lee Bollinger and... - TALK

Letter Delivered to President Lee Bollinger and... - TALK | Student Protests in US and beyond | Scoop.it
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Columbia University student's letter to university administrators asking to divest away from prison institutions 

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80,000 at Moral March Protest Injustice

80,000 at Moral March Protest Injustice | Student Protests in US and beyond | Scoop.it
Fights for economic justice, voting rights and workers’ rights bring 80,000 to Raleigh streets.
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University of North Carolina Students join thousands of other marchers in the Moral March. People from all walks of life cam to the march.

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CUNY Dismantles Community Center, Students Fight Back

CUNY Dismantles Community Center, Students Fight Back | Student Protests in US and beyond | Scoop.it

City University of New YorkOn Sunday, October 20, NYPD officers and CUNY security marched into the main academic center at CUNY City College unannounced, put the campus on lockdown and seized files, documents, and personal property.

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City University of New York aka CUNY student were forced out of the Morales/Shakur Community center after months of protest. But it's not over....

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London on lockdown: How social media spurred student protests | ZDNet

London on lockdown: How social media spurred student protests | ZDNet | Student Protests in US and beyond | Scoop.it
Social media has been a major conduit to organising student protests in opposition to the UK government's plan to raise university tuition fees. One student leader explained how.

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This is exactly what I want to do; use social media to organize students

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Tibetan student detentions after protests in Chabcha, Rebkong | International Campaign for Tibet

Tibetan student detentions after protests in Chabcha, Rebkong | International Campaign for Tibet | Student Protests in US and beyond | Scoop.it
International Campaign for Tibet19 December, 2012 Eight Tibetan students detained after student protests in Chabcha; 18 students detained in Rebkong Booklet issued by prefectural authorities set off large demonstrations »continue...

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Tibetan students detained after protest

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Why Venezuela’s student protesters have already won

Why Venezuela’s student protesters have already won | Student Protests in US and beyond | Scoop.it

TheyIn a country known for tense, bitter politics, this is the loudest things have gotten in a decade. For three weeks and counting, university students in Venezuela have staged somewhat chaotic yet determined street protests against the government of Pre

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They might be facist. But they might be closer to a true democracy than any other country. Why Students in Venezuela continue their fight. 

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Philadelphia Student Union - What "My Brother's Keeper" Gets Wrong about Young Men of Color

Philadelphia Student Union - What "My Brother's Keeper" Gets Wrong about Young Men of Color | Student Protests in US and beyond | Scoop.it
In a statement issued by the White House on President Obama’s latest initiative called My Brother’s Keeper, it says: “Boys and young...
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Philadelphia organizers protest school to prison pipline

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Help TN DREAMers Go To College!

Help TN DREAMers Go To College! | Student Protests in US and beyond | Scoop.it
I just supported the Tuition Equality Truth Tour, and you should too!
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Dreamers of Tennessee look for donor support to emabark on their campaign.

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The Cavalier Daily

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UVA's premier student-operated independent news organization and Charlottesville's oldest daily newspaper.
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Dreamers of Virginia and other student organization speak out and a resolution is passed supporting in-state tuition for undocumented college students

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Missouri students form human barricade to stop Westboro Baptists picketing Michael Sam

Missouri students form human barricade to stop Westboro Baptists picketing Michael Sam | Student Protests in US and beyond | Scoop.it
Thousands of University of Missouri students and other supporters of gay college footballer Michael Sam formed a human barricade to stop members of the Westboro Baptist Church from picketing a ceremon
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Students from University of Missouri form a blockade against Westboro Baptist Church members to protect football star Micheal Sam

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Breaking: Students Demand a #DebtFreeUNC

Breaking: Students Demand a #DebtFreeUNC | Student Protests in US and beyond | Scoop.it

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NC students petition for a debt free university.

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The Dartmouth - Students release 'Freedom Budget,' outline demands

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Asian, Black, Latin@, Native American, Undocumented, Queer and Differently-Abled Student at Dartmouth University issued a letter to outline over 70 proposals aimed to equitably distribute power and resources on campus.

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Dream Act advances through Washington’s Republican Senate

Dream Act advances through Washington’s Republican Senate | Student Protests in US and beyond | Scoop.it
In a reversal, senators passed a version of the act to allow the state to give financial aid to students in the country illegally.
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Finally after months of student protest across the state, the Dream Act to give undocumented student in-state tuition is being passed through the Washington's senate.

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Video: Powerful Spoken Word Of The Week: Piece On The Absense Of Black Men & Racism At UCLA!

The Black Bruins [Spoken Word] - Sy Stokes
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Students speak out about racial injustices and disparities around UCLA campus in this powerful spoken word piece. 

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