Education


How Business “Partnerships” Flopped at America’s Largest University

LawrenceSWittner

“The State University of New York (SUNY)?the largest university in the United States, with nearly 600,000 students located in 64…”

Lawrence Wittner
Published in: Huffington Post, Counterpunch, Sierra County Prospect, History News Network, Democratic Socialist of America, Truthout
Date: May 28,29,30,June 3,20,2017
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Our Deteriorating Environment: Is Anybody Listening?

MelGurtov2

“While the scientists have been doing their job in calling attention to the multiple ways in which environmental decline threatens the planet, we hear less and less from political leaders. Their focus is on the here-and-now—terrorism, jobs…”

Mel Gurtov
Published in: Tacoma Weekly, The Press-News, Grassroots Press, Mel Gurtov Blog, Chicago Activism, Transcend Media Service, Counterpunch, LA Progressive, Lassen County Times, Sierra County Prospect, Truthout, The Review
Date: August 5,6,8,10,12,23,24,2016
1139 Words

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We Can’t Bomb Our Way to Better Schools

RiveraSun2

“From the left and the right, policy proposals are flying fast and furious. It is an election year, after all. But one topic is completely off the agenda from both sides of the party line: decreasing military spending…”

Rivera Sun
Published in: Sand Mountain Reporter, Common Dreams, Chicago Activism, Pagosa Daily Post, Counterpunch
Date: August 1,2,2016
592 Words

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Africa/America

TomHastings

“Recently I have had the great privilege to work with some of the 1,000 Mandela Washington Fellows, a select group of young sub-Saharan African leaders ages 25-35 placed for six weeks at about 40 universities around the US.”

Tom H. Hastings
Published in: Counterpunch, World Beyond War, Portland State University, Transcend Media Service, Chicago Activism, The Trendy Newspaper, Quick News Update, The Russophile
Date: July 29,August 1,2016
601 Words

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