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Bill Ayers Speaks On Social Justice, Education Reform

Famed education theorist Bill Ayers gave audience members three instructions for life: pay attention, be astonished, and tell about it. Ayers was brought to the University of Oregon Thursday by the Department of Education, Lane Community College, the University’s Cultural … Continue reading

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Bill Ayers Reflects on The State of Education and Democracy

Bill Ayers, education professor and senior university scholar at the University of Illinois at Chicago, delivered his thoughts on the flaws of our country’s education system and citizen’s role in Democracy Thursday night. Students, professors, and Eugene residents alike packed … Continue reading

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Bill Ayers Speaks on Social Justice and Education Reform

Bill Ayers spoke his thoughts on social justice and education reform to a full house of over 200 people on Thursday night on campus in Lillis 182. The former activist, author of over 20 books, and retired educator at the … Continue reading

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Bill Ayers educates UO on social justice

Pay attention. Be astonished. Tell about it. Doubt. Bill Ayers added the fourth one to Mary’s Oliver’s famous poem “Instructions for living a life,” when he spoke to a sold out house on campus Thursday night. In front of an … Continue reading

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Educational Reform Begins With Passion

Each person needs to become an activist for something he is passionate about according to a prominent social activist who spoke Thursday at the University of Oregon.  Bill Ayers, an activist in the world of social justice, spoke to a … Continue reading

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