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Mankato Student strike

This Thursday students of Minnesota State University, Mankato walked out of class to protest the $8 million being slashed from their budget.

Mankato student resistance to the downsizing of education

Last week members of the Mankato Area Activist Collective, an anti-authoritarian organization, took action against the $7 million budget cut facing Minnesota State University, Mankato over the next two years. Last spring the university cut 79 ½ positions, one out of every ten faculty members. With tuition predicted to increase as much as 15 percent students are being forced to pay more for less.