Natalia is an education advocate working toward solutions that provide affordable, accessible and quality education for all students seeking a college degree. In 2012, she formed StudentDebtCrisis.org in response to the economic injustices facing students including high tuition increases and lack of financial aid. While serving as SDC’s Executive Director, Abrams has written for the Huffington Post and The Nation. She has appeared on CNBC, Fox News, MSNBC, CBS Sunday Morning, Al Jazeera English, HuffPost Live, Blue Nation Review and NBC News Sacramento. Natalia is a frequent speaker on the topic of student loan debt and has been quoted in the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, NBC News, Huffington Post, The Nation, NPR, Politico, Reuters, AP, among various other media sources.
The founder of Occupy Colleges explains why Occupy Colleges and Occupy Student Debt have merged organizations and what it portends for the future of student activism.