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Uc Protests

Judge Rules UC Davis Must Name Campus Cops In Pepper-Spray Controversy

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 06.27.2012 | College

The University of California, Davis must release the names of the campus police involved in the Nov. 18 pepper-spraying of seated, unarmed student pro...

Judge Rules Ohio College Violating Free Speech Rights

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 06.16.2012 | College

A federal court told the University of Cincinnati it must rewrite policies restricting protests on campus. U.S. District Judge Timothy Black ruled ...

Our Students Are Not Protesting in a Vacuum

Linda Katehi | Posted 02.08.2012 | College
Linda Katehi

Outrage over the use of pepper spray and other violent confrontations has generated the biggest headlines and sparked the most anger, with good reason. We cannot let that keep us from addressing the root cause of so much campus upheaval.

Berkeley Chancellor's Disturbing Response to Police Beating

Ty Alper | Posted 01.14.2012 | College
Ty Alper

The video of police beating UC Berkeley students last Wednesday night is hard to watch. Unfortunately, the response of the UC Berkeley administration has been equally disturbing.

UC Day Of Action: Thousands Protest Across State

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Today is the National Day of Action To Defend Public Education. Students across the country are holding protests, walk-outs and teach-ins to decry the...

Five UC Students Arrested Lobbying At Capitol

The Daily Californian | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

While hundreds of students rallied in the state Capitol Monday, five students were arrested during the UC Student Association's annual lobbying day or...

When Students Strike Back: The New Social Movement at the University of California

Bob Samuels | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Bob Samuels

While many have been arguing that the only visible political movement on the ground these days is the loose band of tea partiers, the protests at the University of California reflect another political force.

Governor Schwarzenegger Should Wash his Mouth Out with Soap

Bob Ostertag | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Ostertag

Governor Schwarzenegger called my students' protest against the recent 32% tuition increase at the University of California a "type of terrorism." Really. I'm not kidding. Shame on him.