Over 1,000 Columbia students stage COVID-19 related tuition strike

Posted by on January 29, 2021 2:28 am
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Over 1,000 students at New York City’s Columbia University are withholding this semester’s tuition payments, demanding a 10 percent decrease in tuition and a 10 percent increase in financial aid for students burdened by the COVID-19 pandemic. The strike, which was organized by the Columbia chapter of the Young Democratic Socialists of America, began in…