Response to Ralph Nader and Rachel Tillman Posts on Future of Education

By Crystal Allene Cook I was a presenter during the Defining the Future of Public Higher Education Conference. I want to again thank the kinds folks that invited me to participate and the organizers. I just watched Ralph Nader’s presentation. … Continue reading

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Peligra Sistema de Retiro de Maestros en Puerto Rico – Sintoniza “Voces del Salón”

Noticias desde el FMPR (Federación de Maestros de Puerto Rico). Ayúdanos a romper el bloqueo mediático haciendo circular esta información. News from the FMPR (Federación de Maestros de Puerto Rico). Help to break the media blockade by passing this on … Continue reading

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Ralph Nader at Stony Brook University | On Civic Education and Other Urgencies

On Tuesday, March 22, Ralph Nader visited Stony Brook University. The three-time former presidential candidate and long-time civic campaigner talked extensively about civic education and political participation with our academic community. What follows is the report by Najib Aminy, Executive … Continue reading

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CFP: The New Everyday – Humanities in Crisis

CFP: The New Everyday Cluster Title: Humanities in Crisis Due date: April 22 Curator: Matt McGregor, University at Albany, SUNY Email: mm458181@albany.edu On Friday, October 1, 2010, University at Albany President George Philip announced  the discontinuation of French, Italian, Russian, … Continue reading

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Shock Doctrine: New York

Challenging the Shock Doctrine and Promoting an Alternative Vision for Economic Justice By Kevin Young Based on a March 18, 2011, presentation to the Stony Brook University conference “Defining the Future of Public Higher Education” Around the country, the wealthiest … Continue reading

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TAX THE RICH!!! – Albany Protest of Education Cuts

Get up, stand up!!!

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An Open Letter to All Who are Interested in the Future of Public Higher Education

To all who are interested in the future of public higher education, including the organizers and presenters of the Conference at Stony Brook University on March 18th: Thank you so much for your hard work and vision in putting together … Continue reading

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