Education

UT Works Because We Do: Grad Student Grade-In

The Autonomous Student Network out of Austin reports on a recent action by grad student workers at the University of Texas. On Monday, May 13th, around 50 graduate student workers joined Underpaid at UT...

Students Walkout and Protest Holocaust Denier and neo-Nazi Group at Arkansas Tech

Report back from antifascist walkout and demonstration against Holocaust denier at Arkansas Tech University. At Arkansas Tech University yesterday at noon, there was a student organized walkout protesting the Dr. Link scholarship, memorializing a Holocaust...

Texas State: Students Confront Fascism, Arrested, & Launch Sit-In Against Police Brutality

On May 1st, Texas State students prepared for a confrontation with members of violent fascist group Texas Nomads, who planned to travel down from Austin and stage a rally in support of “free speech.”...

On May 1st, the Students are Calling for Action!

Call for a nationwide student walkout and strike on May 1st. Lean more at StudentStrike.xyz. We are the #StudentStrike2019, a organization of students from the Pacific Northwest Youth Liberation Front network, on May 1st we...

Between Rhetoric and Reality: Evaluating the Oakland Teachers’ Strike

For eleven days in March, Oakland teachers walked off the job in a strike that galvanized not just the city but many neighboring schools as well. In the end, while teachers won a small...

New Strike Possible As West Virginia Teachers Continue Struggle

Michael Mochaidean looks at the possibilities of continued strike action in West Virginia and beyond. By Michael MochaideanOne year ago, teachers and school service personnel in West Virginia rocked the nation with their historic...

Ontario Students to Mobilize Toward ‘Unlimited General Strike’

In response to the Ontario government’s massive cuts to education, including attacks on student representation and access for low income students, the Canadian Federation of Students have voted to mobilize and prepare for a...

“The Writing is on the Walls”: Interview With a Striking LA Teacher

At the time of this writing, members of United Teachers Los Angeles (UTLA) have been on strike for a total of six school days. The school district for which these teachers work, Los Angeles...

Striking Teachers Push Back Against Scabs in Los Angeles

Today was the second day of the Los Angeles teacher strike, as tens of thousands of teachers, who have not struck in 30 years, continued to strike against over crowded classrooms, low wages, and...

Ten Lessons from the Yellow Vests

The Radical Education Department presents 10 lessons from the Yellow Vest movement which has exploded out of France in the last month. by Étienne DoletAs has happened so often in the history of social movements...