Crowd Yells at Graduation Speaker at Cal State Fullerton

May 25, 2016

Some audience members shouted insults or boos at Maria Elena Salinas, the commencement speaker at California State University at Fullerton, during a talk to the communications college graduates Sunday, The Washington Post reported. Salinas is an anchor on Univision, a Spanish-language network, and she was shouted at when spoke briefly in Spanish and commented critically on Donald Trump. “It’s really sad,” she told the Post. “And it’s a testament to what has happened in our country. Our country is really divided.”

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