Hate Crimes

Spring
1993
Resolution Number: 
09.01
Assigned to : 
Category: 
General Concerns
Status: 
Assigned

Whereas there have been incidents of racial and religious hate crime and hate mail in local community college districts, and


Whereas the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges remains committed to a sensitivity to, appreciation for, and celebration of the diversity among the faculty staff, and students, and


Whereas the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges supports the first amendment right to free speech,


Resolved that the Academic Senate urge local senates to encourage their governing boards to condemn acts of racial, sexual orientation and religious-related hate crimes and hate mail, and


Resolved that the Academic Senate urge local senates to encourage their governing boards to develop a process through their local governance procedures to respond immediately to such acts committed in their educational community.