If universities really want to be taken seriously as sources of scholarship, they might stop imitating Vegas hotels.
Protesters disrupted a panel discussion at UCLA on indigenous peoples’ history, with panelists representing Armenians, Kurds and Jews. Pro-Palestinian activists denied involvement, but the protesters were allegedly chanting pro-Palestinian rhetoric during the event.
A professor from UCLA told students at Cal-Berkeley that microaggressions can be “lethal.”
In an ironic move, UCLA announced that Chelsea Manning will be speaking at the university on the subject of “public ethics.”
UCLA imposes a mandatory ‘social justice’ fee for all students, which amounts to $2 million for social justice causes for the university.
It apparently never occurred to them that poor, hard-working American students might benefit from any “surplus” in student fees.
UCLA will add funds to a sustainability fund, penalizing itself for airline flight travel that some academics allege contributes to global warming/climate change.
A UCLA study by students concluded that President Donald Trump’s tweets and “language shows an anti-immigrant bias,” which study was used to support DACA, or the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals.
Maybe they should have called it a civil monologue since the other side doesn’t want debate.
CNN’s Brian Stelter took issue with President Trump’s latest tweet about the UCLA basketball players — Cody Riley, LiAngelo Ball and Jalen Hill, who were arrested in China for shoplifting and, thanks to Trump, were recently…