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Letters to the Editor – Students must rise and fight

April 7, 2016 1:33 PM

The outreach to students of Laney College by Cat Brooks, Asantewaa Boykin and Ashley Yates of the Anti-Police Terror Project looks to be a call to action against injustice within the city of Oakland. (“Female activists panel speaks on origins of activism”/Tower March 17.) In a city that values coercion over rehabilitation, the importance of activism cannot be overstated. Appealing to students is important, as academic centers are inherently a community. Schools have a greater potential to rally than the fragmented environment of laborers within their individual and diverse industries. Oakland is lost in a vicious cycle of crime and […]

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