Student protests have risen in the wake of the government’s plans to make society pay for the economic crisis.
Students are recognizing that it is crucial to struggle for the university as a democratic public sphere.
“We need a wholesale revision of how a democracy both listens to and treats young people.”
Within a very short time, Occupy Wall Street has changed the national conversation to corporate corruption.
The King of Bahrain has declared a state of emergency for three months following weeks of pro-democracy protests.