Category Archives: Boycott

Neither Grapes nor Lettuce: A Cesar Chavez Day Symposium

                                  “The fight is never about grapes or lettuce. It is always about people.” -Cesar Chavez In honor of Cesar Chavez Day and National … Continue reading

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Inauguration Day Walk Out: Dump Trump and All Racist Politicans

Inauguration Day Walk Out: Dump Trump and All Racist Politicians Since early 2016, Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) has been at the forefront of protests to stop Trump. Chapters and affiliates led protests from coast to coast, even helping … Continue reading

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The Bourgeois’ Dilemma

The other day a colleague called it to my attention that I was wearing New Balance so in some way I was breaking a boycott. I pointed out that they were the only shoes I had. In retrospect I was … Continue reading

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