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An Open Letter from Students and Workers in Solidarity (SWS)

June 4, 2012 An Open Letter from Students and Workers in Solidarity (SWS) Dear Friends, After more than 14 months since Emory University ordered our arrests, we have recently been notified that a DeKalb County State Court judge has placed … Continue reading

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*Urgent* – Court Date Postponed

***UPDATE*** COURT DATE DELAYED: Our attorney has just informed us that the October 6th arraignment date is not taking place because the case has not been formally accused yet (“accused” basically means “indicted” in misdemeanor cases). It is not clear … Continue reading

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The Legal Battle is not OVER!

Join the Emory 7 on October 6th, 2011 as they head back to court. (Facebook Event Link Below) https://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=171504326266100 At 8:30am on Thursday, October 6th, the seven students who were arrested on Emory’s Quadrangle in April 2011 will be arraigned … Continue reading

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Letter from Reverend Joseph Lowery to the Emory Administration

This letter was read at the Emory Seven Respond the day after 7 students were arrested for protesting on the Quadrangle. To the Emory Administration, Students from Cairo, Madison, and now Emory University here in Atlanta are standing up for … Continue reading

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Public Forum May 11th, 2011

Footage from the Public Forum with President Wagner. http://atlanta.indymedia.org/local/emory-president-james-wagner-forced-make-public-statements-regarding-sodexo-and-student-arrest

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Emory President Agrees to Public Meeting

After 188 Emory professors signed an open letter, Emory’s president has agreed to hold a public meeting on Wednesday, May 11, at 1pm, in White Hall 208, to address Emory’s relationship with Sodexo.

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Seven Students Arrested for Supporting Emory Worker Rights

On Monday, April 25, seven students were arrested on Emory’s campus. They were staging a protest on behalf of some of the lowest paid workers at Emory, those employed Sodexo. The students describe what happened here. An open letter from … Continue reading

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