November 9, 2016

Incident Muslim woman grabbed by her hijab and choked

Response: President’s statement: “Whether or not it rises to the literal level of what a hate crime would be, it certainly is something that we have to pay attention to. And we need to make sure that we have the conversations on campus about how our students of various backgrounds, orientations and affinities are feeling in a time when our nation is having a very dynamic conversation around these issues.” The president also said they would install security cams in the parking garage where the incident took place.

Also, the entire Cal State system has said it will not cooperate with immigration police, although it does not explicitly call it self a “sanctuary.”

Sources: San Jose Mercury News  New York Times