"We expect our relationship with the administration to be much easier; to establish a much more democratic process to determine our work conditions."
A judge who is blocking relief for young immigrants has escalated his demands. Sign the petition to fight back.
Our nonviolent, civil disobedience was one action among many during a week-long mobilization aimed at starting a new, broad-based movement to restore democracy in the U.S.
"What the campaign hopes to accomplish is voter outreach with Latinos because of the influx due to the Puerto Rican financial crisis: Folks are literally fleeing to the mainland."
Monday's walk out and protest was self-organized by students and received broad support from teachers, parents, and other allies.
CSU students, faculty, alumns, and community gathered around the Thompson Center where many state offices are located to protest the state's budget impasse.
College campuses across the state are erupting with protests as Illinois enters its eighth month without a budget.
My de facto campaign manager was my younger sister, Susan, who conceived my campaign slogan: "Dave Beck can go to heck."
According to the #MillionStudentMarch website, 58 percent of the $1 trillion owed in student loans are held by the poorest 23 percent of Americans.
"I keep hoping that some day the opportunity will come up where I can satisfy my debt."