Hunger Strike for Ethnic Studies 

UC Berkeley students contend that campus budget cuts are devastating the Ethnic Studies Department because it receives fewer private grants.

Zoila Adaljiza Lara-Cea was sprawled on her stomach on a grassy knoll next to the UC Berkeley's chancellor's office last week under a makeshift shelter spray-painted with the words: "Stop the Cuts to Ethnic Studies." While she crammed for final exams, others…

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