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“Savage cuts are made to public services and welfare while the financial sharks in the gambling casinos of the free market are bailed out by the working class,” says Joe Higgins in the first Socialist...

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Education for profit is a failure, we need free education for all! Edmund Schluessel, Socialist Alternative Boston After years of charging students tens of thousands of dollars for sub-standard vocational education, ITT Technical Institute has...

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Hundreds Protest Outside Trump Rally in Western Washington Originally published at SocialistStudents.net. An on the ground report from our students in Seattle, written by Ava Bravata Keating, member of Seattle Socialist Students and Seattle Socialist...

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Earlier this summer, the University of Massachusetts Boston announced a budget deficit of about $22.3 million, and will be cutting up to one third of faculty and some staff. Cuts to faculty primarily affect adjunct...

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Starting with Occupy Wall St. five years ago, and moving through the Fight for $15, Black Lives Matter, and Bernie Sanders, social movements are changing the scope of American politics. And at every turn, young...

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Temple University has humble origins: it grew out of night school classes held in the basement of a Baptist Church. Today its main campus houses 12,000 students on 105 acres in North Philadelphia. It receives...

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After years attempting to address the lack of an ethnically diverse curriculum, a need for cultural competency and hostile classrooms a group of Seattle University student’s calling themselves the MRC Student Coalition began a sit-in...

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Teachers in the Detroit Public Schools have organized a series of sickouts this school year, most recently on May 2-3. This action successfully shut down 94 of the city’s 97 public schools and brought national...

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Fox News hoped their interview with Socialist Alternative member Darletta Scruggs would provide another punching bag to whip up their right-wing viewers. But Darletta completely turned the tables on Fox host Neil Cavuto, forcing him...

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On November 12, the first #MillionStudentMarch took place on campuses across the United States.  Students on 115 campuses – more than 10,000 all told – united for the first National Day of Action to demand:...

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