More Racial Tension at UC San Diego

February 28, 2011

The University of California at San Diego, which had several racial incidents last year, has had another. The San Diego Union-Tribune reported that someone hit "reply all" on an administrative e-mail sent to all students (theoretically something that none of the e-mail recipients should have been able to do), made "penis" the subject line and "NIGGERS" the entire message text. Black student leaders say that the mass e-mail shows that the university's efforts to assure tolerance have not gone far enough.

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