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Thursday, August 21, 2014
The Invention of the "Outside Agitator" in Three Graphs
Methodological note: The three words have to be graphed separately because they appear with...
Friday, May 2, 2014
Donald Sterling, "Elegant Racism," and the Restructuring of the Public University
You may have seen this advertisement, which ran in the LA Times on Sunday, April...
Monday, March 31, 2014
Why we are striking -- an Open Letter to UC Grad Students
Reposted from some strikers : AN OPEN LETTER TO UC GRAD STUDENTS— This coming week, our union—United Auto Workers Local 2865—has calle...
Thursday, February 13, 2014
The Blum Center Takeover Manifesto
The Blum Center Take-over group calls for: 1) UC Berkeley Chancellor Dirks to publicly renounce Janet Napolitano. 2) For all those in s...
Saturday, November 30, 2013
Zombie MOOCs: UC Online's "Pilot Project Cross-Campus Courses"
If you've been paying attention to the MOOC debate over the last year or so, you may have seen...
Sunday, October 20, 2013
Frederick Wiseman’s “At Berkeley,” or, Seeing Like an Administration
Frederick Wiseman’s films often document the insipid, noxious operations of bureaucracies . This is certainly the case with High School...
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Problems Always Come From Outside, or, UC Administrators Defend Their Little Fiefdom from the Barbarian Hordes
Generator explosion on campus , September 2013: [UC spokesperson Dan] Mogulof said the cause of the explosion, which followed a widesp...
Friday, August 2, 2013
Call for Submissions: Pamphlet on Securitization and the University
Reposted from Reclamations Journal : On July 18, 2013, the UC Regents appointed Janet Napolitano, former head of the US Department...
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