Monthly Archives: September 2010
We updated our award-winning (ha!) Strike Against The Cuts pamphlets to reflect the new Lombardian reality on campus… Print some out and distribute them, please.
–We will be posting an article soon about the lunch counter sit-in movement in New Orleans and the parallels our movement has with it. Update: Here is the article: Sitting In, Standing Up, and Fighting the Cuts at UNO. Please … Continue reading
Thanks to all who came out to the presentation. If you missed it, it is available for you to browse here (with lots of good video links). Check here in a couple days for lots of plans to keep the … Continue reading
Tim Ryan was fired and replaced by LSU System President Lombardi (who makes $600,000 a year) today. Also, a new article came out in which UNO PD Chief Harrington admits he doesn’t even know where the alleged battery on officers … Continue reading
The UNO police and university administrators are attempting to cover up their officer’s misconduct at last week’s demonstration by charging 2 of our fellow students with false charges and banning one of them from campus. This is endangering their futures … Continue reading
While the media generally reported the statements of the police as fact and the statements of students, when reported at all, were treated as an afterthought or hearsay, we figured people may want to see how far their actions reverberated … Continue reading
This shocking video by WWL TV shows the police brutality at UNO today, and the innocence of the 2 people arrested while protesting the budget cuts. If you were an eyewitness to any arrests, or have any video or photos … Continue reading