Anti-intellectualism damaging in politics

Ideology aside, I can see why many Americans find Rick Santorum relatable. He presents himself as the underdog. He wears a sweater vest. He called himself the candidate you’d bring home to mom. But a close look at his statements should frighten anyone who values education. On Jan. 10, Santorum called President Barack Obama an […]


Dan Schnur, the director of the Jesse M. Unruh Institute of Politics, speaks at a panel titled “The First 100 Days of Jerry Brown” yesterday in Taper Hall. About 50 people attended the event, in which panelists discussed what the Brown administration has accomplished thus far.