May 20, 2009 | Education
An article by Joe Carrillo entitled, "When push comes to shove" appears in the Spring 2009 edition of the notebook.  In the article, Carrillo looks at the conflicting issues of zero tolerance and student dignity in Philadelphia schools. Keep reading »
May 15, 2009 | Health
In a May 15, 2009, Op-Ed entitled "Health-care Status Quo Pushing Out Single-Payer Advocates in Nation's Capital," which appeared in the Seattle Sun Times, Amy Goodman, of Democracy Now, referred to Montana State Senator Christine Kaufmann, of the Montana... Keep reading »
May 15, 2009 | Health
In recent weeks doctors, nurses, and other concerned citizens have been arrested for calling into question Senator Max Baucus’ Senate Finance Committee’s Health Care Reform hearings.  Together these single payer advocates have justified their civil disobedience by locating it in the long tradition of rights struggles in this country.  Take a look at the media coverage below. Donna Smith... Keep reading »
May 13, 2009 | Housing
Supporters of defending and expanding public housing, from New Orleans to Newark, and across the country, will be gathering a 5 PM at the Department of Housing and Urban Development office in Newark for a rally and press conference to deliver their message. Read the press release >... Keep reading »
May 13, 2009 | Health
Laurie Larson of the Vermont Healthcare is a Human Right Campaign wrote an op-ed entitled “My Turn:  Health care is a human right,” that appeared in the Burlington Free Press on May 13, 2009. Read more below:   Keep reading »
May 13, 2009 | Education
NESRI and Teachers Unite’s recent report "Teachers Talk" was highlighted in a recent edutopia article entitled “How to Develop Positive Classroom Management.”  The article quotes Sally Lee, coauthor of "Teachers Talk" and executive director of the New York City organization Teachers Unite, as stating, "An approach... Keep reading »
May 13, 2009 | Housing
NESRI along with the other national and grassroots core organizations involved with the Campaign to Restore National Housing Rights were in DC earlier this week for a strategy retreat and meetings with Congressional leaders. The Campaign is advocating for the U.S. to ensure the human right to housing. As part of this... Keep reading »
May 2, 2009 | Health
An article by Daniel Barlow entitled “Hundreds of Vermonters turn out for health-care rally” appeared in the Times Argus on May 2. Read below: Keep reading »
May 1, 2009 | Health
A news clip entitled "Universal Health Care Supporters Rally at Statehouse" appeared on WPTZ on May 1. View the news clip >>>   Keep reading »
May 1, 2009 | Health
The Boston Globe covered the Healthcare is a Human Right rally on May 1, 2009 in Montpelier. Keep reading »

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