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FAU Students Stage Protest Over GEO Naming Rights (UPDATED)

Last week, we told you about how Florida Atlantic University sold the naming rights for its football stadium to the GEO Group -- a company that not only happens to be one of the world's largest for-profit operators of detention centers, prisons, and correctional facilities but also has a long trail of human rights abuse and an even shadier history of trying to cover it all up.

(They're on to us. Quick! Delete our Wikipedia page!)

See also:
- FAU's Football Stadium Sponsored by Prison
- FAU Is a $6 Million Whore

As a result of this, around 100 protesters marched to Florida Atlantic University President Mary Jane Saunders' office Monday afternoon to stage a sit-in.

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Chris Joseph
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