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Undocumented BAMN Student Responds to Passage of AB 131

Undocumented BAMN Student Responds to Passage of AB 131

The passage of the California DREAM Act on 10/8/11 marks an historic victory for the immigrant rights movement in America. Defined in legislative terms, the California Act is a piece of legislature that would give undocumented students access to financial aid. As an undocumented student, I know that the passage of the DREAM Act is [...]

October 12, 2011 BAMN Dream Act, Immigrants Rights, Public Education Comments Off on Undocumented BAMN Student Responds to Passage of AB 131

BAMN responds to veto of SB 185: Fight to Overturn Prop 209!

BAMN responds to veto of SB 185: Fight to Overturn Prop 209!

The situation in the University of California is at a crisis point, and everything must be done to increase underrepresented minority student enrollment now. Governor Jerry Brown should have signed SB 185, which urged public universities to consider race and gender in admissions to increase underrepresented minority student enrollment. However, Governor Brown’s veto message also [...]

October 11, 2011 BAMN Affirmative Action Comments Off on BAMN responds to veto of SB 185: Fight to Overturn Prop 209!

End the Racist Attacks at Michigan State University!

End the Racist Attacks at Michigan State University!

Say No to the New Jim Crow at MSU! At the last MSU BAMN Meeting on Thursday, Oct 6, 2011, the following Demands were voted on and passed: Do everything legally permissible to increase underrepresented minority student enrollment at MSU; Go on record that the ban on affirmative action, Prop 2, should be declared unconstitutional [...]

October 10, 2011 BAMN Affirmative Action, Hostile Campus Climate, Public Education Comments Off on End the Racist Attacks at Michigan State University!