Since 2009, students in Puerto Rico have mounted a series of campaigns against budget cuts and the corporatization of higher education. Their struggle reflects the particular challenges of organizing against American hegemony in the colonial context.
Gamelyn F. Oduardo-Sierra
Gamelyn Oduardo-Sierra is a recent law graduate of the University of Puerto Rico. He was a member of the student movement’s coordinating committee during the 2010 protests and continues to campaign for educational reforms and a democratic university.