"The tragedy of the Public Commons": California City College and the neo-enclosure movement in education

Readers who are familiar with the controversy over the City College of San Francisco (CCSF) and the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC’s) failure to accredit the once community college, are also familiar with the Lumina Foundation and the role it played in assuring that CCSF would not be re-accredited. College and university […]

City College of San Francisco and Brice Harris and Lumina Friends

In their treacherously crafted letter to deceive the residents of San Francisco and readers of the SF Chronicle, Mayor Lee and Chancellor Brice have clearly highlighted their disdain for the truth and shown their allegiance to the financial powers that back their sell out of the College that serves the entire community of this City, […]

City College of San Francisco fights against privatization

From: __Bob of Occupy      CCSF      City College of San Francisco This quote from The Rude Pundit offers the best riposte to those who don’t want to offend more nervous folks at CCSF: “We don’t make great leaps forward anymore for fear of upsetting someone, some previously powerful group or some corporation or some industry […]

City College of San Francisco (CCSF) fights back against the corporate raiders and enemies of education

Recently, students, faculty and community supporters rallied to save the City College of San Francisco (CCSF), once known as a “junior college” or “community college” (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ohmyNueU94&feature=youtu.be).  However, the names ‘junior college and community college” no longer find resonance in the snaky plans of the privatizers who are threatening the CCSF with corporatization and extinction. The […]

Save CCSF's Diversity Departments**! Save Ethnic Studies, Women's Studies, LGBT Studies, Labor Studies and Interdisciplinary Studies!

  Sign the petition: https://www.change.org/petitions/interim-chancellor-support-the-diversity-collaborative-departments-don-t-eliminate-us   Check out our event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/296869550418731/   Screenings of “Precious Knowledge” Thursday, November 8th 12pm, Ocean Campus Diego Rivera Theatre AND Thursday, November 8th 7pm Mission Campus Auditorium rm. 109 1125 Valencia Street                       Defend Diversity Departments, Defend CCSF Rally                                        Thursday, November 15th at 12pm. Meet at […]