Monthly Archives: October 2010

Will there be anyone there when they come for you?

They came first for the janitors, and I didn’t speak up because I wasn’t a janitor. Then they came for the UNO Five, and I didn’t speak up because I wasn’t arrested. Then they came for the instructors, and I … Continue reading

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Video: Provost King at the City Council

The momentum continues to build across the state to stop the budget cuts. The N.O. City Council sent a resolution to the state government asking to stop the cuts to UNO! Joe King, and some of us, spoke to the … Continue reading

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The September 1st UNO Walkout: Responses to criticism & an invitation to dialogue.

What follows is intended to promote discussion and debate about tactics among all who wish to defeat the UNO budget cuts.  The author is not advocating violence or illegality. I believe in supporting those with whom I have a common … Continue reading

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Media Round-Up #2: the movement is growing!

The past few days have seen protests at UNO, LSU, ULL, and at other campuses throughout the state. Here is some of the coverage. If you see coverage that we do not have linked, please add a link to it … Continue reading

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Oct. 7th National Day of Action!

UNO students and a group of community supporters of UNO hung banners across New Orleans today to denounce the attack on higher education in Louisiana.

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