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UC Davis Faculty Statements to the Chancellor

http://mesa.ucdavis.edu/community/uc-davis-faculty-statements-to-the-chancellor

See especially a Letter from a Sociologist http://mesa.ucdavis.edu/files/documents/Grindstaff.pdf

and apology to students from an Education professor. http://7deadlycyns.wordpress.com/2011/11/20/an-open-letter-to-my-students-and-colleagues-at-uc-davis/

UCD Faculty Actions post Nov. 18t

Professors Joshua Clover, Margaret Ferguson, David Wittman, and Daniel Cox have issued a rebuttal to the fact sheet called The Faculty, The Fact Sheet, and the Facts: An Honest Accounting of November 18.

Forty-five faculty have endorsed a teachable annotated version of the
fact sheet: https://sites.google.com/site/realfactsheet/realfactsheet.pdf

A Series of Lectures on Dissent

http://uchumanitiesforum.org/2011/12/15/a-report-from-the-uc-davis-quad-the-dissent-lectures/

Bob Ostertag (UCD Technocultural Studies Professor and Huffington Post Blogger)

The Chancellor and the Student, or, Speaking Truth to Power

UC Davis Students’ Awe-inspiring Non-violence

Militarization Of Campus Police (over 1600 comments and 43,000 Facebook “Likes”)

Nathan Brown(UCD English Professor) on the case for Katehi’s Resignation

Op-ed: Reviewing the case for Katehi’s resignation

UC perspectives

UC Riverside open letter to chancellor after protests at UC Regents

http://utotherescue.blogspot.com/2012/01/open-letter-to-ucr-chancellor-tim-white.html

UC Faculty Associations in Support of Peaceful Students

http://act.boldprogressives.org/sign/signon_ows_ucfaculty_full/?source=short

Controversy at UCR over Protest Guidelines (since withdrawn)

http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2011/12/14/uc-riverside-protest-guidelines-trouble-students-faculty

100 UC Irvine faculty in support of 11 students arrested for disrupting speech

http://www.thenation.com/blog/158511/faculty-support-uc-irvine-students

University Of California Campus Police Have History Of Excessive Force Against Protesters

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/12/09/california-campus-police-clash-with-protesters-ows_n_1125537.html

UC’s Crisis: More Than a Police Problem

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/michael-meranze/uc-crisis-police-problem_b_1121134.html

Robert Haas UCB Professor and former Poet Laureate of the United States on “Poet Bashing Police”, http://www.nytimes.com/2011/11/20/opinion/sunday/at-occupy-berkeley-beat-poets-has-new-meaning.html?pagewanted=all

Celeste Langan- UCB Professor on “Why I Got Arrested with Occupy Cal–and How”

http://utotherescue.blogspot.com/2011/11/why-i-got-arrested-with-occupy-cal-and.html

Nancy Scheper-Hughes on The Crisis of the Public University

http://chronicle.com/article/The-Crisis-of-the-Public/130135/

De-Provincializing Police Violence: on the recent events at UC Davis

http://reclaimuc.blogspot.com/2011/12/de-provincializing-police-violence-on.html

National

Cathy Davidson on A Plea to College Presidents: Exercise Your Moral Leadership

http://chronicle.com/article/A-Plea-to-College-Presidents-/129863/