Janet Napolitano Calls Student Protest 'Crap'

March 19, 2015

University of California System President Janet Napolitano was caught on video at a Board of Regents meeting calling a student protest "crap," The San Francisco Chronicle reported. The university records and posts video of board meetings. On Wednesday, students interrupted a board meeting with protests of a tuition increase and a new campus. Students stood on chairs, took off their shirts and threw fake money, while shouting. As police escorted the students from the room, Napolitano turned to the board chair and, in a comment she probably thought was not being recorded, said, “Let’s go. We don’t have to listen to this crap.” The regents left the room and returned after the protesters had been removed.

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