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Why I Got Arrested on November 17th

Molly Gott | Posted 01.21.2012 | College
Molly Gott

It is integral that students across the country become even more involved in the Occupy movement. We can carry on the legacy of student activism in our country by working to build a more just future in which we will live.

Occupy Wall Street Protests Shifting To College Campuses

New York Times | MALIA WOLLAN and ELIZABETH A. HARRIS | Posted 11.13.2011 | College

BERKELEY, Calif. — Goodbye, city park, hello, college green. As city officials around the country move to disband Occupy Wall Street encampments ...

Youth Unemployment: Are Adults Stealing Teen Jobs?

Posted 12.21.2011 | Home

It's not just adults who are concerned about finding jobs right now: according to a United Nations Report released this week, 75 million people aged ...

Why We Are -- Or Are Not -- Occupying

Posted 12.21.2011 | College

The Occupy Wall Street has taken the nation by storm, inevitably transfixing students at hundreds of college campuses across America. As the Huffingto...

Why I Occupy

Tarif Ahmed | Posted 12.21.2011 | College
Tarif Ahmed

The occupations have given us a chance to actually participate in our country. Let us use this chance wisely.

Our Predecessors Would Be Ashamed

Jessica Johnson | Posted 12.21.2011 | College
Jessica Johnson

Call me misinformed, but I'm trying to pass Calc I -- not worry about the country's problems on a day-to-day basis.

The Disappointing Sheen of Occupy Wall Street

Hilary Hurst | Posted 12.21.2011 | College
Hilary Hurst

Instead of revolutionaries who understood the cause of and believed in a specific fix for their grievances, I saw a mass of upsets more interested in complaining with the group than creating tangible changes for the systems that failed them.

The Economics of Occupy Wall Street

Will Simpson | Posted 12.21.2011 | College
Will Simpson

As a plucky member of the 99%, it would be easy for me to jump on the bandwagon. But what would I be supporting?

Big On Emotion, Low On Action

Meghan Frick | Posted 12.21.2011 | College
Meghan Frick

I am 21 years old, and I won't be occupying anything.

Do Not Occupy Wall Street

Erica Hernandez | Posted 12.21.2011 | College
Erica Hernandez

Participating in the Occupy Wall Street movement is not a productive way for college students to effect change. What they should do is study to be the people who will take over Wall Street in the future.

Occupy Wall Street -- For What?

Robert Diggs | Posted 12.21.2011 | College
Robert Diggs

There is no reason that OWS couldn't be Occupy Major Sports Arenas to protest the exorbitant salaries of professional athletes.

The Opportunity Cost of Occupy Wall Street

Laurence Pevsner | Posted 12.21.2011 | College
Laurence Pevsner

Should I spend my weekends going to New York or going to Boston to support the rallies? No. I should be studying.