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CUNY adjunct professor charged after violent protest

Eric Linsker, a CUNY adjunct professor who taught at Queens College, was arrested on Dec. 14 after a protest and faces a number of charges including assault in the second degree, resisting arrest, rioting in the first degree and unlawful possession of marijuana, authorities said. After joining a separate demonstration at the Brooklyn Bridge, Linsker allegedly attempted […]

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Increased police presence as Socialist Alternative protests for free education

On Oct. 17, participants in an anti-debt protest organized by the Socialist Alternative faced the unexpected arrival of security guards and New York Police Department officers who checked for CUNY IDs at the main gate and patrolled the campus. Starting from the Quad — near Powdermaker Hall — protestors walked around campus chanting slogans such […]

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