DAVIS: THE CRISIS CONTINUED
Pepper Spray Off Campus: Letter Calling for Chancellor Katehi to resign. And Facebook page. Katehi addresses campus as outrage grows. Audience unconvinced.
UC Davis Student Leaders condemn use of pepper spray.
UC Davis Strike Call.
CHALLENGES TO UCOP
Susan Gillman: Police Violence and University Finance.
Yudof appoints William Bratton to head inquiry into Pepper Spraying. Really? And he appointed UC Counsel and Christopher Edley to look into systemwide police protocols. Really???
UC Struggles with protest. Administrators remember Kerr.
Chancellor Yang "responds" to police violence and "defends" academic freedom.
Legislature to hold hearing on police response to UC protests.
IT REVERBERATES BEYOND UC
"From Cairo to California": Police turn to chemicals to control protests.
Fox News seems to think Pepper Spray is like Broccoli.
In fact, it is a dangerous chemical compound.
There is debate whether the use of pepper spray is even legal in the Davis situation.
Nationwide Faculty Open Letter on Police Violence and Free Speech.
OF COURSE THIS DIDN'T START WITH DAVIS
The Chancellor and the Police: Birgenau wrote a statement explaining police actions in 2009 before the action occurred. More on the Berkeley Administration's script to control 2009 protest.
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