Two Join Staff As Fellows

Syed has held marketing and writing jobs for progressive publications and is currently Writer and Politics Editor at Brown Girl Magazine. Besides writing and editing, Syed has expertise in social media outreach. As a student, she has worked in a variety of progressive organizations and actions, informing us that her interest in the labor movement grew out of her experience as a steering member of United Students Against Sweatshops, including protests, marches, educational events and negotiations at the University of Texas.

Standing with Survivors: Students Rally Against Sexual Assault

In the wake of recent dialogue about sexual assault in the news and incidents on campus, students came together last week to advocate for survivors on campus and beyond. On Tuesday, Oct. 9 students at the University of Texas gathered on Speedway in a demonstration of support for survivors of sexual assault. The rally was organized by four students in response to events that occurred the prior week in which the Young Conservatives of Texas (YCT), a student-led University affiliated organization,