In Amsterdam, a revolt against the neoliberal university

For three weeks now, the University of Amsterdam (UvA) has been shaken by a wave of student protests against the neoliberalization of higher education and the lack of democratic accountability in internal decision-making. The student occupation at the University of Amsterdam speaks to a deepening crisis of higher education not just in the Netherlands but across the globe.

– Published in ROAR Magazine, an online journal of the radical imagination that provides grassroots perspectives from the front-lines of the global struggle for a real democracy.

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