Wednesday, Feb 22 7:45pm NYU Global Center For Academic and Spiritual Life, Room 365 238 Thompson St (at Washington Sq S) New York, NY 10012 President Agent Orange unleashed his racism with executive orders to ban Muslims and increase militarization of the Mexico-USA border. His sickening executive hate crimes have already destroyed lives, wreaked havoc around the world, … [Read more...] about #NoBanNoWall! Let Them All In!
Wednesday, March 16 7pm Queens Pride House 76-11 37 Avenue Jackson Heights The City University of New York has provided a path to higher education for the working class of New York for generations. After the titanic struggles of the 70's that opened the doors to NYC's Black and Latino/a students, CUNY began a decades-long retrenchment of tuition and fee increases. Cuts to … [Read more...] about Crisis in Higher Ed: Free CUNY Now!
Millions of people have come to the understanding that capitalism is no longer working. And millions of people around the world are fighting back—from the struggle against police violence in Ferguson, to the Occupation of Gaza, to the struggle against climate change. Marxism provides a revolutionary understanding and strategy for ridding society of exploitation and … [Read more...] about NYC Marxism Conference
"Ed reform" policies don't just undermine teachers' power and creativity in the classroom. They create hostile learning environments for students, and are often paired with gentrification and other attacks on working-class communities of color. This is what is meant when we say "teachers' working conditions are their students' learning conditions." The brave teachers' unions … [Read more...] about Strike! The Battle to Defend Education in Portland