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Student protest in South Africa: it’s about time

Leigh-Ann Naidoo gave a good keynote address this past week at the 15th annual Ruth First Memorial Lecture, held at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg under the theme ‘Violence and Rage’ . 1,375 more words

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Seattle University dean accused of racism retires after student sit-in

Editor’s note: This story includes a racial epithet that USA TODAY does not typically publish. An exception was made for this article because the word is the actual title of a memoir of a civil rights activist and is central to the story. 732 more words

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Allegations Of Bullying Surround Douglas County School Board

By Jeff Todd

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4)– The Douglas County School Board work session abruptly ended Tuesday night because of a protesting crowd, amid deep contention over the actions of two board members. 535 more words

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As Stanford responds to Brock Turner case, students demand more action

Students at Stanford University are demanding more action from the school in the wake of its handling of a 2015 sexual assault case.

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Coddled or Resilient

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A few notes: First, we apologize for not realizing that the comments on our last post were disabled until halfway through the week; they’re fixed now! 1,552 more words

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How much did damage due to student protests cost SA universities?

Protesting for free higher education, South Africa students brought universities to a standstill over the last few months. In many cases, #FeesMustFall protesters caused damage by burning university property, looting and vandalism. 135 more words

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