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The student group LUCHA now has a blog. you can find it here.
They are an "activist group at Columbia University dedicated to the struggle for
Below is a statement written by a number of faculty concerned with academic freedom at the university.
COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY FACULTY ACTION COMMITTEE
We speak for a growing number of faculty members at Columbia University who believe that President Bollinger has failed to make a vigorous defense of the core principles on which the university is founded, especially academic freedom. Academic freedom lies at the heart of what we do as faculty members: teach, generate new knowledge, and sustain the critical capacities of the society at large. It
Since many of us have friends and family in Southern California, I thought it might be useful to post a link to current fire information. I have tried to find a link directly to the National Fire Situation Report, but since that doesn't seem to be readily available, go to this website and access it from there. On the main page, you will find links to a few local stories, and below that will be a link to the situation report.
The Situation Report is a useful tool to get current fire information as of 0800 Mountain Standard Time and it is updated daily. The report is broken up into the regions of the country. The first region is Southern California and the fires are listed and explained. At the end of the fire descriptions, there will be a chart that will show statistics about the fire.