Press coverage of student protests in Albany #M5

Students from around the state held protests in Albany on Monday, demanding that lawmakers recognize that education is a right. Students United for a Free CUNY and New York Students Rising both participated, and 33 students were arrested for non-violent actions.

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lrdd99HvcNM]

SUFC had an early press roundup on its Facebook page Monday night:

NY Times – http://cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/03/05/protests-over-tuition-increases-jolt-the-capitol/
Huff Post – http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/03/05/new-york-california-college-students-rally_n_1321586.html
WSJ – http://online.wsj.com/article/AP8d1d55b3cc00433cb621db965c025b42.html
ABC News – http://www.news10.com/story/17085243/students-occupiers-arrested-protesting-ny-budget
Public News Service – http://www.publicnewsservice.org/index.php?%2Fcontent%2Farticle%2F25156-1
The Republic – http://www.therepublic.com/view/story/8d1d55b3cc00433cb621db965c025b42/NY–Occupy-Albany/
NY Times – http://cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/03/05/protests-over-tuition-increases-jolt-the-capitol/
Huff Post – http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/03/05/new-york-california-college-students-rally_n_1321586.html
WSJ – http://online.wsj.com/article/AP8d1d55b3cc00433cb621db965c025b42.html
ABC News – http://www.news10.com/story/17085243/students-occupiers-arrested-protesting-ny-budget
Public News Service – http://www.publicnewsservice.org/index.php?%2Fcontent%2Farticle%2F25156-1
The Republic – http://www.therepublic.com/view/story/8d1d55b3cc00433cb621db965c025b42/NY–Occupy-Albany/

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