The College of California-Berkeley is constructing a brand new residence corridor and leftists aren’t completely satisfied about it for some cause and have been protesting on the development web site.
In response, the college has constructed a wall on the web site to maintain the protesters away. However how can this be? Democrats and the media have been saying for years that partitions are racist and don’t work.
The varsity apparently concerned the police, too. Why would Berkeley do that?
The College Fix reported:
UC Berkeley builds wall, calls in cops to cease development protestors
College of California Berkeley officers have constructed a wall utilizing cargo containers and barbed wire to maintain out protestors of a proposed residence corridor.
UC Berkeley deployed no less than 100 law enforcement officials to protect Folks’s Park, the proposed web site of the brand new residence corridor, in line with the scholar newspaper. The college plans to function 24-hour eating to feed regulation enforcement Berkeleyside also reported.
“Whereas the college is unable to start out improvement of the park pending a choice by the California Supreme Court docket, the college is allowed to position fencing across the park,” The Every day Californian reported on Thursday.
The park has been the positioning of protests from college students and native activists who need to protect the park for open use. In August 2022, activists mourned the lack of timber minimize down with a Sunday memorial service, as previously reported by The School Repair.
The college beforehand used fencing in August 2022.
Bushes have been eliminated and automobiles can be towed to permit the college to construct a cargo container wall, very similar to the one Arizona built alongside the U.S.-Mexico border.
“Round 2:30 a.m., crew started taking down timber alongside the perimeter of the park, as permitted by a metropolis public works allow issued Wednesday,” the scholar newspaper reported. “Nevertheless, a number of sources have reported that automobiles alongside the park’s perimeter streets — Haste Road, Dwight Manner and Bowditch Avenue — have been towed.”
Will Democrats condemn Berkeley as racist for doing this?
Police ousted dozens of activists and homeless campers from the Folks’s Park in Berkeley, California, the positioning of counterculture protests within the Sixties, to make means for a wall of transport containers to dam entry to the park. https://t.co/6fTRb7Vjbs
— NEWSMAX (@NEWSMAX) January 5, 2024
Berkeley’s Folks’s Park Surrounded by ‘Border Wall’ of Transport Containers, Hippies Hardest Hithttps://t.co/S3R8cEirhE
— HotAir.com (@hotairblog) January 5, 2024
Partitions for me however not for thee. How typical.