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China Intensifies Crackdown on Marxist Student Activists

China Intensifies Crackdown on Marxist Student Activists

November 21, 2018

Chinese university students, inspired by their studies of Marx, are facing an increasing state crackdown on their movement in support of workers who have been trying to organize Shenzhen’s Jasic Technology. Prof. Zhun Xu analyzes the situation

Month-Long Student Strike Paralyzes Colombia's Public Universities

Month-Long Student Strike Paralyzes Colombia’s Public Universities

November 16, 2018

Colombia’s university students face on-going repression of their protests, while they continue their month-long university strike, demanding adequate funding for the public university system. Recently elected conservative president Ivan Duque faces his first crisis. We speak to Prof. Forrest Hylton

Six Candidates Square Off For Iranian Presidential Elections

June 14, 2013

Arang Keshavarzian: Opposition candidates, media and bloggers restricted by Iranian government during presidential election