News & Updates

February 23, 2021

Class of 2013 Speaker Series: Theory of Change

PPro is happy to support the Class of 2013’s efforts by helping to advertise this event. ========================================================== What does the fight for racial justice really look like? Join us for a panel discussion with leaders from BYP 100, Chicago SOUL, and SNAPCO to learn more about how grassroots organizations are building towards social change.  […]
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 […]
November 5, 2020

SPEAR and the Welcome Home Initiative

Please support the new Welcome Home Initiative.
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 […]
June 5, 2020

RIP, George Floyd

PPro, along with so many other Americans of good will, is horrified by the unconscionable sustained excessive force used by Minneapolis police officers resulting in the asphyxiation death of African American George Floyd on May 25th. The long history of such police brutality in America, which disproportionately affects people of […]
June 2, 2020

Alumni Candidates for Office

We’ve updated our page listing alumni candidates for office in the 2020 elections, here. Please contact us if you know of any alumni candidates who who fit our progressive criteria and aren’t yet included.
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