students

  • St. Paul Teachers Union Strikes, Demanding Increased Mental Health Support for Students

    March 11, 2020
    St. Paul, MN – If a school district isn’t actively addressing the significant barriers preventing students’ education, is it reasonable to expect teachers to be successful at their jobs? Providing resources to minimize barriers against youth learners is the focus of the 2020 labor strike…...
  • Police Attack Students and Staff from the Autonomous University of Santo Domingo

    March 7, 2016
    Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic – On Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016, faculty, staff, and students assembled at the Autonomous University of Santo Domingo under a heavy police presence. The assembly was called to discuss the demands brought forward during a two week strike in the beginning…...
  • Hundreds of Students Walkout in Minneapolis to Protest Deportations

    January 22, 2016
    Minneapolis, MN – On Wednesday, January 20th, 250-300 students walked out of public high schools across the Twin Cities to demand an end to ICE’s deportation of Immigrant families. The students assembled at MLK park in South Minneapolis and marched to Lake Street to protest…...
  • Special Report: Chilean Student Movement

    June 2, 2015
    Unicorn Riot speaks with Joshua Tucker, who has witnessed the ongoing student protests in Chile. Which last Thursday saw a record number of protestors hit the streets. The police responded with over 214 arrests. The protest swelled after two young student protestors were killed May…...