The Sacramento State Occupation Ends After Riot Police Breaks Into Building

(FROM SACSTATESQE): The following is a short press that was released to a local news channel about the events that occured early this morning: This morning on the fourth day, April 16 at 3:24 A.M. we were met with the administration’s opposition expressed through a riot taskforce. Earlier that morning at approximately 12:30 A.M CSUS […]

The Sacramento State University Occupation

UPDATE: Those Who Use It and Reclaim UC have confirmed a meeting with President González, but the negotiations were not successful and the occupation continues. ——- In 2010 a series of occupations took place across the University of California system to protest several increases in State “Fees”, which have with time been re-named “tuition” in […]

Occupations, Sit-Ins, Protest Across All Cal State Campuses

(VIA OCCUPYCA AND THOSEWHOUSEIT) Today, on at the very least on 9 Cal State campuses, students occupied administrative buildings.  All 23 campuses participated, with highlights including an 800-student march at CSU Long Beach on the student services building (which the administration had preemptively locked to prevent an occupation); a 1000-student march at Sacramento State on the […]

CSU Student Gov’t President Stabbed in Alleged Hate Crime

(via studentactivism): The student government president at California’s Chico State University was stabbed late Saturday night in what police are calling a bias crime. Joseph Igbineweka, a Nigerian immigrant, was accosted on his way home from a party by two men yelling racial slurs. One of the two, identified as Chico resident Barry Sayavong, is said […]