News & Updates

February 14, 2020

Trump’s and McConnell’s War on Democracy at Home and Abroad

Trump’s and McConnell’s War on Democracy at Home and Abroad
Charlie Barber '60
The Last Word, The High Plains Reader, Fargo, ND, February 12th, 2020
February 4, 2020

Alliance of Jewish Progressives

PPro is supporting the Alliance of Jewish Progressives, which is  hosting at Campus Club on Thursday, 6 February 2020, from 730pm to 930pm, a workshop  with the founders and hosts of Treyf, a Jewish anarchist podcast based in Montreal. The workshop will focus on contemporary antisemitism, contextualizing and critiquing the […]
January 28, 2020

PPro supports Bread & Puppet Theater’s Princeton performance

Bread and Puppet Theater, a politically radical puppet theater troupe that was founded in New York City in 1963, and is now based on a farm in northern Vermont, will be coming to Princeton on Friday, 3/6/2020 for a performance of Diagonal Life: Theory and Praxis. The show explores contemporary concerns about […]
January 26, 2020

In 2018, PPro provided financial support to Noah Mihan ’19 , Founder of the Princeton Conservation Society, for his documentary Where the Buffalo Roamed (which was filmed in Montana in 2018 and later aired on PBS – see https://vimeo.com/305757278). PPro proudly believes that this now young alumnus is going places […]
November 26, 2019

Sentenced to Science: A PPro-Sponsored Event

“SENTENCED TO SCIENCE: One Man’s Story and the Uncovered History of Prison Experimentation,” featuring Allen Hornblum and Yusef Anthony, jointly sponsored by PPro, SPEAR (Students for Prison Education and Reform), and the Department of African American Studies. During the 20th century, incarcerated people were often exploited by medical researchers. In […]
September 5, 2019

Central Jersey PPro Chapter heats up in September 2019

– Esteemed Fellow Princeton Progressives – We have a great September cooked up for our Central Jersey PPro Chapter. Like any good stew, it has little bit of many things. Sept 7 – 8: First off there is Voter Registration in Super State PA! Yes – PA has been studied […]
July 24, 2019

What recent legislative challenges to reproductive health care mean for P.U. students

As a nation, we have witnessed an assault on reproductive health care. Despite the overwhelming support for safe legal abortion, anti-abortion legislators have enacted cruel, dangerous and unconstitutional abortion bans. Reproductive health services for members of the LGBTQ community are also under attack as a result of the administration’s regulation […]
June 18, 2019

A conversation with the USA’s first Muslim American woman mayor

On June 19, PPro’s Princeton chapter sponsored a conversation with the USA’s first Muslim American woman mayor, Dr. Sadaf Jaffer, Princeton post-doc and Mayor of Montgomery Township. Dr. Jaffer does research in Islamic Feminist studies, and has sort of become her own research topic, as she is the first Muslim […]
June 18, 2019

PPro’s Reunions Panel and Social Mixer

Criminal Justice Reform Efforts on Campus and Beyond Pro’s Reunions panel, co-sponsored with Students for Prison Education and Reform (SPEAR), took place on Friday, 31 May, from 1 to 230pm in the Maeder Hall Auditorium. It featured Larry Hamm ’78, Jim Farrin ’58, Naomi Shifrin ’21, Kiki Gilbert ’21,  and […]
June 18, 2019

The Spring 2019 issue of The Prog is now available

The Spring 2019 issue of The Prog, the progressive undergraduate magazine supported in part by PPro, is now available for downloading (in pdf format) here. See their website, and an archive of back issues, here.
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