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Mind-Numbing Protests, Meet Pepper Spray

para_dimz Wrote: Apr 14, 2012 11:44 AM
The dumb ones are their parents.
Sheila8 Wrote: Apr 14, 2012 11:49 AM
Agreed. I guarantee that the students who are working and paying for their own education are not involved in this kind of behavior. Unfortunately we are regressing since these situations are like the 60's when the elite went wild and mom and dad just kept on paying. I worked while attending school and had no use for these parasites.
You have to really work at it to get arrested at a University of California campus protest. University administrators look at protest as part of the education process -- and they frequently issue memos stating how much they agree with left-wing causes. Administrators don't want campus police to arrest students -- especially students who attend demonstrations against state cuts to higher education.

Thus, students have had to ramp up dissident behavior if they want to be handcuffed and detained. Campus activists have begun to follow Occupy Wall Street's lead and set up tents to create illegal encampments. When campus police have threatened...