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Open Letter to the FDA: Stop Discriminating Against Gay Men

Open Letter to the FDA: Stop Discriminating Against Gay Men

11.19.2014
The FDA's policy of banning "men who have had sex with other men (MSM), at any time since 1977" from donating blood does not accurately...
Syracuse University May Punish Student Protesters Camped Out In Building

Syracuse University May Punish Student Protesters Camped Out In Building

Tyler Kingkade  11.19.2014
Students protesters at Syracuse University could face discipline for a demonstration that's lasted more than two weeks. And, in recent...
Maine Students Take Over Trustee Meeting In Protest

Maine Students Take Over Trustee Meeting In Protest

11.17.2014
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — University of Southern Maine students frustrated over budget cuts that eliminated programs and led to staff reductions...
Syracuse University Students Continue Weeklong Sit-In

Syracuse University Students Continue Weeklong Sit-In

11.10.2014
SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Entering the seventh day of a sit-in at Syracuse University, student protesters said Sunday talks are continuing. For...
Columbia University Charging Student Group For Clean-Up Of Anti-Rape Protest

Columbia University Charging Student Group For Clean-Up Of Anti-Rape Protest

Tyler Kingkade  11. 6.2014
A student group at Columbia University said it is being charged at least $1,500 by the school in the aftermath of an anti-sexual assault...
Students Protest Mormon University's Ban On Beards

Students Protest Mormon University's Ban On Beards

09.27.2014
PROVO, Utah (AP) -- A group of Brigham Young University students is protesting the Mormon church-owned school's ban on something its namesake...
Racist Posts On Yik Yak Prompt University Protest

Racist Posts On Yik Yak Prompt University Protest

Avery Stone  09.24.2014
Students at Colgate University have held a campus sit-in for three straight days, prompted in part by racist messages on the anonymous...
KU Tries To Regain Trust Of Students In Sexual Assault Cases

KU Tries To Regain Trust Of Students In Sexual Assault Cases

Tyler Kingkade  09.23.2014
The administration at the University of Kansas has not had an easy month. For the second time in less than a week, Jane McQueeny, a KU...
Why This College Senior Is Protesting Ladies' Night At His Local Bar

Why This College Senior Is Protesting Ladies' Night At His Local Bar

Rahel Gebreyes  09.22.2014
Some University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill students are protesting the "patriarchal culture" within the party scene at their campus. On...
Lies My Corporate Ed Reformers Told Me: The Truth About Teacher Tenure and the Civil Rights Movement

Lies My Corporate Ed Reformers Told Me: The Truth About Teacher Tenure and the Civil Rights Movement

09.12.2014
When so called "reformers" like Campbell Brown try to make the case that tenure extends teachers an unfair guarantee of employment unlike...

Buddy, Can You Paradigm? Occupy's National Gathering 2014 Meets Sacramento

07.28.2014
They're baaaaaaaack. Actually, they never left, and to prove it Occupy Wall Street stalwarts are launching the movement's third national...
Duke University Building Will No Longer Honor White Supremacist

Duke University Building Will No Longer Honor White Supremacist

Nina Friend  06.19.2014
Duke University President Richard H. Brodhead announced Monday the school is renaming a building that was dubbed in honor of a white supremacist. Aycock...
Graduation Ceremonies Turned Into Silent Protests At Elite Universities

Graduation Ceremonies Turned Into Silent Protests At Elite Universities

Nina Friend  06.16.2014
Many students saw this year's commencement season as a time for solidarity, and not necessarily celebration. Students at elite universities...
Don't Major In Intolerance

Don't Major In Intolerance

05.30.2014
Universities lie at the heart of the American experiment in democracy. They are places where people of all backgrounds and beliefs can...