Saturday, August 24

(Creative Commons photo by Bradley Howard via Flickr)
(Creative Commons photo by Bradley Howard via Flickr)



Submission: Lobbyists, politicians must not meddle in campus debates

Earlier this year, UCLA students asked student government members not to take lobbying trips hosted by bigoted and discriminatory groups. In a strange intervention into campus politics, this summer Los Angeles City Council member Bob Blumenfield proposed a resolution denouncing this pledge. At a time when we are flooded with other problems, it is curious that Blumenfield has asked the City Council to spend its energy meddling in what appears to be a settled issue. Read more...