WHILE WE'RE AT IT
- Student activists: still a strong force. Cowen, Tricia // Christian Science Monitor;3/27/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 84, p17
Discusses student activism in the United States, and its role in global issues.
- Peace, justice, and global citizenship: Some issues and responses of U.S. student Christian... Jordan, John E. // Journal of Ecumenical Studies;Fall95, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p533
Discusses certain issues relating to the student Christian movement in the United States and campus ministries from 1950 to 1990. Background into the ecumenical atmosphere; Basic teachings, values and concepts of the student Christian movement; Interaction between Christians and Communists.
- The other activists. Zinsmeister, Karl // American Enterprise;May/Jun97, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p36
Discusses student activism in United States in the 1960s. Contents of the book `Revolt on the Campus,' by M. Stanton Evans; Reasons why 1960s right-wing activists were less visible than their left-wing counterparts; How does the society treat the conservative organizers; Several essays that help...
- The campus anti-sweatshop movement. Appelbaum, Richard; Dreier, Peter // American Prospect;Sep/Oct99, Issue 46, p71
Reports on the growth of students' anti-sweatshop movement in the United States. Electronic connection of student activists; Movement's effort to reform the collegiate licensing industry; Historical background of the movement.
- University of Washington students raise awareness of homelessness. Johnson, Teddi Dineley // Nation's Health;Jul2010, Vol. 40 Issue 5, p17
The article features Students for Civic Engagement on Homelessness, a group of student leaders at the University of Washington, who are working to raise awareness of homelessness.
- Thinking About the Antisweatshop Movement. Isaac, Jeffrey C. // Dissent (00123846);Fall2001, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p100
Focuses on the antisweatshop movement spearheaded by students in the United States. Attention to sweatshop labor abuses at factories producing sports apparel with university-licensed logos; Response of the movement to globalization; Objectives in affiliating with the Worker Rights Consortium.
- Liza Featherstone Responds. Featherstone, Liza // Dissent (00123846);Fall2001, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p108
Comments on the article 'Thinking About the AntiSweatshop Movement,' by Jeffrey C. Isaac. Agreement with Isaac on the excellent job done by the United Student Against Sweatshops (USAS); Commendation for the ability of USAS to stay focused on specific goals; Disagreement to Isaac's assumption on...
- Jeffrey C.Isaac Replies. Isaac, Jeffrey C. // Dissent (00123846);Fall2001, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p112
Responds to the comments of publicist Liza Featherstone on the article 'Thinking About the Antisweatshop Movement'. Tension between the United Students Against Sweatshop's anticapitalist ideology and the pragmatics of the Workers Right Consortium; Reaction to failure to make examples of the...
- Today's protesters take on world. Scherer, Ron; Irwin, Neil; Debre, Guillaume // Christian Science Monitor;4/12/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 98, p1
Discusses the evolution of political activism and demonstrationism in the United States since the 1960s, and profiles several activists and their causes.