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Puerto Rico Student Strike

Adriana Usero

Puerto Rico's Massive Anti-Austerity Protests Ignored By U.S. Mainland Media

HuffingtonPost.com | Adriana Usero | Posted 05.18.2015 | Latino Voices

Students in Puerto Rico launched mass protests this week against the governor's attempt to slash some $166 million from the University of Puerto Rico...

Violence Against Student Strike in Puerto Rico Escalates With Police Brutality and Rubber Bullets

Maritza Stanchich, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Maritza Stanchich, Ph.D.

More than 150 students practicing civil disobedience have been arrested in Puerto Rico and riot police on Thursday escalated violent repression of a university strike with brutal arrests and rubber bullets.

A Welcome Change of Approach to University Strikes

Dr. Brad R. Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Dr. Brad R. Weiner

2010-12-22-strikesmall.jpgLast week, in an effort to create terror, hooded students threw smoke bombs into classrooms filled with students. This violence is routine during strikes at the University of Puerto Rico.