student politics

University of Oregon Student Senate Endorses Anti-Israel BDS Movement

The University of Oregon’s student senate passed a resolution on Wednesday endorsing the boycott, divestment, and sanctions (BDS) campaign against Israel, and targeting several companies over their alleged complicity in “the Israeli occupation of Palestine.”

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Black Students at University of Michigan Demand Segregated Space

Students4Justice, a student activist group at the University of Michigan, is demanding campus officials provide them with “a permanent designated space on central campus for Black students and students of color to organize and do social justice work.”

ANN ARBOR, MI - APRIL 2: U.S. President Barack Obama speaks about his proposal to raise the federal minimum wage at the University of Michigan on April 2, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Obama said every American deserves a fair working wage.(Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

London Students Fail To Pass Motion Condemning Paris Attacks

The student union at a London university has failed to pass a motion condemning the Islamic State terror attacks in Paris, just as they prepare to vote on a motion condemning the “symbolic imperial might” of Britain’s bombing of the

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Students In Melt Down Over ‘Zionist’ Soft Drinks On Campus

It has been a busy week for the National Union of Students (NUS). Yesterday it received a scolding from the prime minister on national television. Now it has much bigger concerns: so-called Zionist soft drinks. Representatives voted Monday to “censor” and force