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BAMN Demands Reversal of Stay-Away Orders Banning Occupy Cal Protesters from UC

BAMN Demands Reversal of Stay-Away Orders Banning Occupy Cal Protesters from UC

Media Release 3/23/2012: BAMN files brief challenging U.C. stay-away orders against Occupy protesters, set hearing for April 3 Defendants demand end to political witchhunt Brief available at http://bit.ly/GLP8zt Attorneys with the Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action, Integration, and Immigrant Rights and Fight for Equality By Any Means Necessary (BAMN) filed a motion and supporting brief [...]

March 26, 2012 Ronald Cruz Occupy Movement, Police Brutality, Public Education Comments Off on BAMN Demands Reversal of Stay-Away Orders Banning Occupy Cal Protesters from UC

Stop the Political Witchhunt Against Occupy Cal Protesters, the Berkeley 13!

Stop the Political Witchhunt Against Occupy Cal Protesters, the Berkeley 13!

Thanks to Occupy Oakland Media for initially hosting this article. FREE SPEECH IS ON TRIAL at the home of the Free Speech Movement, the University of California at Berkeley. On November 9, 2011, the burgeoning Occupy movement spread to the university  campuses, when thousands of UC-Berkeley students rallied to fight fee hikes and the privatization [...]

March 24, 2012 Ronald Cruz Affirmative Action, Immigrants Rights, Labor Movement, Occupy Movement, Police Brutality, Public Education, Social Justice Comments Off on Stop the Political Witchhunt Against Occupy Cal Protesters, the Berkeley 13!

Video: BAMN Leader Slams Political Witchhunt Against Her and Other Prominent Occupy Cal Protestors

Video: BAMN Leader Slams Political Witchhunt Against Her and Other Prominent Occupy Cal Protestors

On March 20, 2012 BAMN leader Yvette Felarca slammed the political witchhunt against her and other Occupy Cal protesters, after being arraigned and issued a stay-away order to be more than 100 yards away from UC-Berkeley campus and all UC property. (Video and transcript below.) YVETTE FELARCA: My name is Yvette Felarca, and I’m with [...]

March 21, 2012 BAMN Featured, Occupy Movement, Public Education Comments Off on Video: BAMN Leader Slams Political Witchhunt Against Her and Other Prominent Occupy Cal Protestors

VICTORY! UC-Berkeley chancellor forced to resign

VICTORY! UC-Berkeley chancellor forced to resign

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Movement celebrates victory today: UC-Berkeley chancellor forced to resign Students also demand that Birgeneau withdraw the criminal charges filed against Nov. 9 protesters before he leaves PRESS CONFERENCE Tuesday, March 13th, 3:30pm MLK Student Union, outside Tully’s Cafe (Bancroft + Telegraph, Berkeley) BAMN and other movement activists will hold a press conference [...]

March 13, 2012 Ronald Cruz Affirmative Action, Occupy Movement, Police Brutality, Public Education Comments Off on VICTORY! UC-Berkeley chancellor forced to resign