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High School Students Suspended After Demanding 'An Education'

Posted 05.30.2012 | Education

About 50 students were suspended Thursday from the all-boys Frederick Douglass Academy in Detroit, Mich. for walking out of classes in protest, demand...

Why College Students Need to Support Their Professors

Ethan Miller | Posted 05.28.2012 | College
Ethan Miller

So what causes professors who have advanced degrees to be paid poverty wages while students go into thousands of dollars of debt to pay for school? A lot of this comes from the increasing corporatization of colleges and universities, a trend that was started in the late 20th century and has continued since.

An Ugly Lesson in Repression at Cambridge University

Thomas Glave | Posted 05.26.2012 | College
Thomas Glave

While Willetts's problematic intentions are one matter of critical importance in the U.K. today, the severe punishment of Owen Holland by Cambridge University -- punishment clearly intended to make an example of him by intimidation meant to target, discourage and stifle dissent -- is another entirely.

WATCH: Chile Student Protesters Do 'Thriller' Dance

Posted 08.25.2011 | World

Student demonstrators took to the streets of Santiago dressed as goblins and ghouls from Michael Jackson's "Thriller" video in their latest spirited p...