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January 17, 2021

New Year’s (Re)Solutions: Confronting Trump Republicans, Fifty Shades of Greed; Free Enterprise Fascism and Domestic Terrorism

Charlie Barber '60
The Last Word, The High Plains Reader, Fargo, ND, 17 January 2021
reprinted with permission of the author and The High Plains Reader
January 8, 2021

Ted Cruz ’92 Should be Censured by the University

The PPro Board writes PAW, asking that the University censure Ted Cruz '92 for his actions in the attack on the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday 6 January 2021.
November 15, 2020

Divest Princeton

Divest Princeton is a seven-year old campaign which seeks to compel Princeton University to divest itself of investments in fossil fuels. Almost 1,700 students, alumni, faculty, and staff have signed an open letter to President Eisgruber to that effect, and numerous organizations including PPro have endorsed Divest Princeton. PPro supports […]
November 11, 2020

PPro and the Election

Princeton Progressives is both thrilled and immensely relieved that Joe Biden and Kamala Harris have been elected the next President and Vice President of the United States.  It took an enormous collective effort on the part of countless dedicated progressive and Democratic organizations and individuals to achieve this critical historic […]
October 18, 2020

Divest Princeton

Divest Princeton is a coalition of students, faculty, and alumni calling on Princeton University to divest the University’s endowment from fossil fuel companies and reinvest responsibly.​ Learn more here.
September 23, 2020

Critical Conversations on Prison Reform

Please join the NJ Prison-Engaged Network on September 25th at 5pm EST for the inaugural session of the Fall 2020 Critical Conversations series with the inimitable advocate and organizer Mark Hopkins. To access the link for the session, please register using the form linked here: https://tinyurl.com/criticalconvo1 Mark Hopkins is a […]
May 12, 2020

Divest Princeton

PPro is happy to support and promote the work of Divest Princeton, which is “bringing together current students, alumni, faculty, and others to urge Princeton to divest from fossil fuels.” They are doing this chiefly by urging alumni to agree to withhold donations until the University does divest itself. More […]
March 23, 2020

Bread and Puppet Theater Show on March 6 a Great Success

On Friday, March 6, Bread and Puppet Theater performed its “Diagonal Life: Theory and Practice” show for a large audience of Princeton students, faculty (and their children), and community members in the Taplin Auditorium in Fine Hall. The twenty-member ensemble (which included Class of 2018 valedictorian Kyle Berlin) began the […]
February 25, 2020

PPro Endorses Larry Hamm ’78 for U.S. Senate Seat in New Jersey

In keeping with our mission of educating the broader Princeton community in the merits and methods of community activism, civic engagement, and making positive change through grass-roots organizing, Princeton Progressives endorses the candidacy of Larry Hamm ’78 for United States Senate, representing New Jersey. Larry has spent his entire life […]
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