Guys. This exists. The members of the class of 2017 and the class of 2018 might already know about this, because we posted about it back in 2014. Underclassmen, if you’ve felt paranormal vibrations in a certain building on the north side of campus (that got a dose of some anarchist graffiti yesterday), then we’ve got the story. Or P-Safe does.
Organizers are billing this event as “The Alternative Hugo Black Lecture”, in contestation of the University’s choice to invite Israeli Supreme Court Justice Aharon Barak, a figure accused of normalizing torture, occupation, and apartheid in Palestine, to give the annual Hugo Black Lecture in the Memorial Chapel. Antonin Scalia, who spoke for the Hugo Black Lecture in spring 2012, drew intense protest for his reactionary judicial record.
Ross Levin ’15 with the details:
We are experiencing the end of an historical cycle, not just another crisis. All over the world, people are taking initiatives reclaiming the control of their lives and challenging the political system and dominant paradigms. What is the nature of these initiatives? How can we move past the logic of a neoliberal project of development to collectively reach that which lies beyond?
Date: TOMORROW – Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Place: Allbritton 311 (top floor)
Andrew Olson ’16 likes things that make sense. Drug policy doesn’t. He wants to change that:
If you’re interested in activism, prison reform, drug policy or making friends, come to Foss Hill this Saturday at 12 noon to Wesleyan’s first Students for Sensible Drug Policy meeting! Refreshments provided.
Date: Saturday, September 14