Topic: student protest

Miller ’19: Prospective students should not be a bargaining chip

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Miller ’19: Prospective students should not be a bargaining chip

April 18, 2019 0 comments

Peaceful on-campus protests were once deemed radical, and today many are still hailed for forcing the mainstream to wake up and challenge its beliefs.

Student groups have extended support to the Coalition of Immokalee Workers’ efforts to end sexual violence within Wendy’s supply chain.

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Students prepare for Freedom Fast

March 7, 2018 0 comments

Organizers from the Student Labor Alliance, the Student Farmworker Alliance and the Brown Immigrant Rights Coalition are currently recruiting students to attend the Coalition of Immokalee Workers’ Freedom Fast and the corresponding march that will take place in New York City March 15.

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Johnson ’19: Empathy for Middlebury

March 22, 2017 0 comments

Headlines about the visit of controversial libertarian Charles Murray to Middlebury College March 2 were sensational and full of click-bait.

About 15 student protesters gathered outside of Carrie Grossman’s ’00 performance of Hindu chants, questioning her on whether her performance constituted cultural appropriation.

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Students protest alum’s performance

April 22, 2016 0 comments

A group of about 15 students protested a performance by Carrie Grossman ’00, entitled “An Evening of Devotional Music” Thursday night.