Category Archives: College Campus Issues

INTERVIEW: Elizabeth Williamson on protests at Evergreen State College

    Aired: July 9, 2017 on KNYO-LP Radio Podcast: http://knyo.libsyn.com/elizabeth-williamson-on-protests-at-evergreen-state-college In this June 19, 2017 interview, Dan Young speaks with Elizabeth Williamson, a member of the faculty at Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington. Williamson discusses recent protests at this … Continue reading

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INTERVIEW: Peter Bohmer on protests at Evergreen State College

    Aired: July 2, 2017 on KNYO-LP Radio Podcast: http://knyo.libsyn.com/peter-bohmer-on-protests-at-evergreen-state-college In this June 7, 2017 interview, Dan Young speaks with Peter Bohmer, a member of the faculty at Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington. Bohmer discusses recent protests at this … Continue reading

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Will “campus free speech laws” crack down on student activists to protect corporations, neo-nazis?

NOTE: This is an expanded version of a report originally aired on KMUD News on June 30, 2017. Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/kmudnews/will-campus-free-speech-laws-crack-down-on-student-activists-to-protect-corporations-neo-nazis Across America, state legislatures are considering so-called campus free speech laws. Developed by right-wing think tanks funded with cash from billionaire … Continue reading

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INTERVIEW: Ralph Wilson from “Unkoch My Campus” talks about the Koch brothers and “campus free speech”

PODCAST: http://knyo.libsyn.com/ralph-wilson-from-unkoch-my-campus-speaks-with-dan-young In this June 23, 2017 interview, Ralph Wilson from Unkoch My Campus speaks with radio journalist Dan Young. Wilson discusses so-called campus free speech laws, and how they fit in with the larger political strategy of the right-wing billionaire activist … Continue reading

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INTERVIEW: investigative journalist Alex Kotch on the Koch brothers and “campus free speech”

PODCAST: http://knyo.libsyn.com/alex-kotch-on-the-koch-brothers-and-campus-free-speech In this June 22, 2017 interview, reporter Dan Young speaks with investigative journalist Alex Kotch. Kotch describes the activities of far right billionaires — including the Koch, DeVos, and Mercer families — who fund college speaking tours by right-wing … Continue reading

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Evergreen College students seek racial equality, receive right-wing media attacks and death threats

NOTE: This is an expanded version of a report originally aired on KMUD News on June 20, 2017. Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/kmudnews/evergreen-college-students-seek-racial-equality Last month students at Washington’s Evergreen State College demonstrated for racial equality and in defense of their right to protest. Campus … Continue reading

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