Reasonable people disagree about a wide variety of things. But sometimes, people just lie or misrepresent the truth. Sadly, a lot of this is happening over at University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB), and the lies are making it into the press.
The documentation is quite clear on the following points:
1. Student government officials completely denied funding for $2,000 for a David Horowitz event sponsored by the College Republicans, because of opposition to his views and expression. Some of the students stood up for free speech, but they lost to those advocating for "inclusivity."
3. This second group of student government officials also voted to allocate $1,100 for the event, but only after airing strong denunciations of Horowitz's views and expression. After the audience erupted in complaints, these student government officials then revisited the question and allocated only $800.
The documentation also is clear on these points:
5. On June 21, ...