UPenn Newspaper Critical Of ‘Liberal’ Cory Booker As Commencement Speaker


UPenn Newspaper Critical Of ‘Liberal’ Cory Booker As Commencement Speaker

The editors of the student-run newspaper at the University of Pennsylvania are bucking the administration in their choice to invite United States Senator Cory Booker of New Jersey to speak at this year’s commencement. The students object to Booker’s liberal-minded beliefs, and say it would be better for students to hear speakers of “differing world views.” The paper, the Daily Pennsylvanian, released an editorial letter, stating that while Booker was qualified to give the address, his point of view hardly challenges the intellect of the student body.
Cory Booker is considered a star of the Democratic party, and …

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