May 6, 2021
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Climate activists rally on The Commons for Earth Day

By , | Apr 26, 2021

Ithaca residents and students attended an Earth Day rally organized by the Ithaca Sunrise movement April 22 on The Commons.


Americans rally, protest and cast their votes

By | Nov 5, 2020

Rallies, protests and early–voting lines highlighted the weeks leading up to the 2020 general election.


Back the Blue rally generates counterprotest

By The Ithacan | Oct 29, 2020

On The Commons, two nonviolent protests chanted at each other.


Locals protest Trump’s national emergency declaration

By | Feb 18, 2019

Some locals took to the Commons Feb. 18 to protest President Donald Trump’s recent declaration of a national emergency to build a wall on


Black Lives Matter holds rally for the Office of Human Rights

By | Sep 12, 2018

The Black Lives Matter group in Ithaca organized a rally for the Office of Human Rights (OHR) in Tompkins County on Sept. 11.



Faculty unions rally to send a message to prospective students

By | Feb 20, 2017

Students held a sit-in to support contingent faculty at Ithaca College, while the Tompkins County Workers’ Center held a rally outside on Feb. 20.


Ithaca locals rally to support Planned Parenthood

By | Feb 12, 2017

Citizens of Ithaca take part in a protest in favor of planned parenthood.


Ithaca rally held to galvanize support for immigrants

By | Jan 31, 2017

Ithaca residents and students gather Jan.


Ithaca community marches to take back the night

By | May 1, 2016

These “survivor speak-outs” were the focus of Ithaca’s 37th annual Take Back the Night, an event held at 7 p.m. April 29 to raise awareness about sexual assault and to support and honor survivors.


Success with addressing campus racial issues varies nationwide

By | Apr 27, 2016

During the Fall 2015 semester, colleges and universities across the country were rocked by student protests addressing racial tensions on campuses. Ithaca College was also affected by these issues, and it is among many other institutions that are now trying to heal their communities while also facing losses in enrollment and retention.


POC at IC holds rally at Ithaca College admissions event

By | Oct 24, 2015

Members of the POC at IC group assembled around 8 a.m. today at the Dillingham Fountains chanting “Tom Rochon; no confidence.” “No more dialogue; we want action,” as they awaited tour groups of prospective students and their parents as part of the Ithaca College Fall Open House.