Category Archives: October 7 Day of Action

Walkout: An Open Letter to UC Berkeley Students

Walkout: An Open Letter to UC Berkeley Students Posted on September 28, 2010 Over the last school year, we’ve seen tuition increase by 32% and massive cuts to every sector of our campus from academic departments, to maintenance staffing. This is … Continue reading

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Map of planned events for October 7

A Statewide and National call has been made for mass protests, including rallies, walkouts, strikes, & sit-ins, against the attacks on public education and public services on October 7, 2010. Below we list the planned (so far) events for October … Continue reading

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October 7 @ UCB

What’s going on Oct. 7th? Last year, thousands of Cal students stood up against budget cuts and fee increases. This year, we rise up against the proposed layoffs of 200 faculty, staff, and workers and other essential services. We stand … Continue reading

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October 7th Day of Action and October 30-31st Mobilizing Conference In Defense of Public Education and Public Services

Call October 7th Day of Action and October 30-31st Mobilizing Conference In Defense of Public Education and Public Services The historic actions, protests and strikes of last Fall and Spring showed our state and the nation that students, teachers, staff, … Continue reading

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Balloons invade UC Berkeley on the first day of classes! Oct. 7th Strike!

[VIDEO] Balloons invade UC Berkeley on the first day of classes! Oct. 7th Strike!

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October 7 Balloons and Cal Disorientation Guide 2010

FYI, this morning I saw some balloons with interesting signs on them. They say things like Oct 7 Strike, 12% Latino Admissions drop, 32% Fee hike, Pensions, , etc. Very colorful and lively no? ;0 Just an idea that other campus’ … Continue reading

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October 7th National Calls and Endorsements

October 7th National Calls and Endorsements From defendeducation.org , the National October 7th Ad-Hoc URGENT! Support Non-compliance with SB1070 in Arizona. We, the National October 7th Ad-Hoc support those fighting against the racist legislation. Read our statement here: October 7th … Continue reading

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Facebook event page for Oct 7th and Picture!

http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=116900495018191&index=1  (link on website has been changed to reflect this) From Facebook: We will be holding a state-wide/international day of action for public education. Tell everyone you know!

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October 7 Day of Action

October 7 Statewide Day of Action MORE THAN 100 activists from across California gathered in Los Angeles April 24 to debate next steps for the fight against the devastating cutbacks facing public education. The main achievements of the conference were to … Continue reading

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