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Revisiting Earth Day, Inc.

About two years ago, B Media Collective finished our third experimental Variety Show. Variety Tree: Earth Day, Inc. travels through a complex ecosystem of media streams, political landscapes and concrete jungles to explore how corporately fueled consumerism has pushed so many into the cracks on the street and that no matter how much Roundup is Read more about Revisiting Earth Day, Inc.[…]

Education and Capitalism: Struggles for Learning and Liberation

A public forum with authors Bill Bigelow, Jesse Hagopian, Sarah Knopp and Adam Sanchez A conservative consensus dominates the discussion about what?s wrong with our schools and how to fix them: scapegoat teachers, vilify our unions, and promise more private control and market solutions. In each case, students lose?especially students of color and the children Read more about Education and Capitalism: Struggles for Learning and Liberation[…]

Visual Report Back from October 9th Global Wave of Action (Against Education Cutbacks)

Here’s a little video that has showed up on the International Student Movement website that chronicles a whole slew of actions against the privatization of education by students around the world. Portland State University is featured at the beginning. Big ups to the peeps in the streets!

The Stimulator Strikes Again

Former Fugee for Prezident?!? Melting Ice Caps?!? Flooding in Pakistan?!? Doomed Food Chain?!? In this sEdition, our friend the Stimulator covers: 1. Asian floods 2. Ice Ice Baby 3. Hot pockets 4. Bread ban 5. Phytoplankton apocalypse 6. Intergalactic pimp 7. Under Pressure 8. If I was president