Archive for May, 2010

Rouge Forum Update! Paris Commune! Fightbacks, War, $, Betrayals, and More!

Friday, May 28th, 2010

Between May 28 and 30, 1871, the Paris Commune Fell: Yale Class on the Commune: A Shorter View of the Commune via Art (Hidden History in France): Karl Marx on the Commune (“does capitalist education teach youth to struggle for justice?”): In late May, 1989, Students Began the Protests at Tiananmen Square (about 23 years […]

Rouge Forum Update: People vs Union Bosses plus Dunkirk and Matewan! And wait! There’s More!

Saturday, May 22nd, 2010

It is 70 Years Since Battle of Dunkirk Brit Video– http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lJ_gDFmCcaE Churchill: We Will Fight Them on the Beaches… The Little Red Schoolhouse Front: Company Town: by Carl Sandburg You live in a company house You go to a company school You work for this company According to the company’s rules You all drink company […]

Rouge Forum Update: Special Cultural Revo Edition!

Saturday, May 15th, 2010

Chant from UC Occupation: Capitalism? No Thanks. We’ll Burn Your Banks! On The Little Red Schoolhouse Front: The Rouge Forum News Spring 2010 Edition is Here: http://rougeforum.org/newspaper/RougeForumNews-Issue16.pdf For Back Issues, Here: http://rougeforum.org/newspaper/ School Unions Race to Feed on the RaTT: Florida Education Association Buys RaTT (FEA bosses cut a devil’s deal with Gov. Crist): http://www.orlandosentinel.com/news/education/os-race-to-top-agreement-04-29-10-20100429,0,5492050.story […]

Special VE Day Edition: New Rouge Forum Update

Friday, May 7th, 2010

VE Day Video Prepared for British Kids: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZsTEF-BSLUA BBC: The Road to VE Day: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m5Yi83kxmmA Moscow Victory Parade: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bj7WN0r8Yr0 On the Little Red School Front: 275,000 Pink Slips Might Mean Red Teachers–or Not: “More than 80% of U.S. school districts are expected to eliminate jobs and more than half will likely freeze hiring during the […]