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9:30am Rally

Please come to CA Hall today (Tuesday) at 9:30am to support the hunger strikers as they enter negotiations with the campus administration. The hunger strikers Please come to CA hall today (Tuesday) at 9:30am to support the hunger strikers as … Continue reading

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Rally at Noon 5/2

Hello All,  Just wanted to update you on Monday’s rally in support of the hunger strikers, who are going into day 6 of their strike! They NEED your love and support. They NEED your bodies present (if only for one hour) to … Continue reading

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CA Assembly Member Ricardo Lara writes letter of support for hunger strikers

Dear Students: It is with utmost respect and pride that I voice my support for your efforts to preserve Ethnic Studies at the University of California Berkeley. As you know, these departments were created as a response to a student-led … Continue reading

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Come to CA Hall at 11pm

Police are trying to intimidate the hunger strikers. Come at 11pm for a screening of “On Strike,” and open mic, poetry, etc. Tell your friends.

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Hunger Strike 2011 Is Ongoing

In a recent letter, responding to the hunger strike, Dr. Gibor Bazri and Dr.Carla Hesse referred to fact that “The Berkeley campus has one of the earliest and strongest Ethnic Studies departments, and we value that history and intend to … Continue reading

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Hunger Strike Will be Suspended

On March 3rd, 2010, over 20 students, the majority being Latin@s, decided to go on a hunger strike to call attention issues that affect our community both here on campus and across the nation.  This inspired many students, workers, and … Continue reading

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Senator Leland Yee urges Berkeley Chancellor to meet with hunger strikers

State Senator Leland Yee urges Berkeley Chancellor to meet with hunger strikers, end the 9-day fast After 190 hours without food, strikers have yet to have face-to-face meeting with UC Berkeley Chancellor Birgeneau BERKELEY, CA, May 11th— California State Senator … Continue reading

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