UC Santa Cruz Cancels Job Fair Over Security for Military Recruiters
You may recall the near riot
that happened last year when the military recruiters appeared at a UC Santa Cruz job fair. Nathan Bradfield remembered
and discovered that the job fair has been canceled because the university cannot guarantee the safety of military recruiters.
.The reality, of course, is that there are students who are interested in a military career. And whether a shouting, shoving group of protesters likes it or not — these students have a right to meet with whomever they want.
This "I'm right, you're wrong" attitude pervades the American university system, and it's a great failing of campuses today. Too often, the attitude in lecture halls and in informal discussions is that inclusiveness and diversity has its limits.