2/24: After 17 students and activists sat in outside Chancellor Drake’s office, students outside began barricading police inside Aldrich Hall and blockading Pereira Dr.
UC San Diego:
2/25: After a frat hosted a “Compton Cookout” and a student TV reporter called protesting students “ungrateful n—–s”, the campus has erupted in protest. A teach-in by the administration about racism, attended by 1200, was disrupted by students who emptied the room and conducted their own teach-in outside, which gathered as many as 3000 students. On 2/25, a noose was found in Geisel Library, and notes were sent to media warning of more. An 8:00am Friday rally is planned.
2/25: Riots in the streets of Berkeley. Students briefly occupied Durant Hall, which was under construction, but poured into the streets where they have been fighting police. As of 2:45am, 2 arrests had been made.
Who will go next? We’re still 6 days to March 4.