University Struggles

Posted on 30 November 2010

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University Struggles at the End of the Edu-Deal

George Caffentzis

As students around the world start to take action against national governments’ university spending cuts, George Caffentzis sees a plane of struggle developing; one which acts against the crooked deal of high cost education exchanged for life-long precarity.

We should not ask for the university to be destroyed, nor for it to be preserved. We should not ask for anything. We should ask ourselves and each other to take control of these universities, collectively, so that education can begin.

– From a flyer found in the Vienna Academy of Fine Arts originally written in the University of California

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