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Students protest education cuts (again)

Students across Australia have gathered for another National Day of Action to protest the government’s higher education reforms.

Organised by the National Union of Students (NUS), the Melbourne Day of Action was significantly smaller than previous events held… 211 more words


UPDATE: Met officer Andrew Ott is jailed for eight months for student protest assault

PC Ott, who was found guilty yesterday of causing actual bodily harm, has been sentenced to eight months in prison at Southwark Crown Court.

The Met police officer knocked a student protestor’s tooth out with his riot shield during the tuition fee protests in London in 2010. 127 more words


Police officer found guilty of assault at student protest

Met Police officer Andrew Ott has been convicted of assault for hitting a student with his riot shield.

Along with two fellow officers, he was cleared of perverting the course of justice. 170 more words


Nixon's Domino Theory Was Right

First published May 12, 2015 by Pat LaMarche in her column at the Huffington Post

It’s graduation season and nearly two million undergrads will receive their diplomas this year. 918 more words


Revolution in the Heartland: How Patrick Hazell and the Mother Blues Band Defined Iowa Student Voice in the 1960's

(Patrick Hazell and the Mother Blues Band open for Led Zeppelin in Iowa City in 1969)

Since the Third Century B.C.E., philosophers have been connecting popular music with revolution. 4,043 more words


Flowers Are Better Than Bullets

A speech by Laurel Krause from the 45th anniversary of the Kent State Massacre on May 4, 2015

Thank you for attending the 45th commemoration of the Kent State Massacre and honoring, remembering this important day. 1,183 more words

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