Friday, April 30, 2010

More on UC Berkeley divestment vote

US Campaign Steering Committee member Sophia Ritchie (who shared her eyewitness account of the UC Berkeley divestment vote in an earlier post) passed along this great interview on Pacifica Radio's "Flashpoints" with UC Berkeley students Loubna and Shoaib and author Ali Abunimah. Democracy Now also covered the story: Amy Goodman interviews Dr. Clayborne Carson of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Research and Education Institute, on the legacy of late civil rights leader Dr. Dorothy Height, followed by a report on the UC Berkeley divestment vote (at around minute 50:30):