Week of Resistance Encourages Students to Speak Out

Wednesday, February 15, 2017
GOLDEN GATE XPRESS -- Alisar Mustafa, a Political Science major, Alec Santos, a Communications major, and Jamila Cambridge, a Residential Life assistant, created the event as a way to stand in solidarity with Muslims, immigrants, undocumented people and refugees, according to their flier. The Week of Resistance began on Monday and will continue until Friday as a response to Trump’s executive orders regarding the travel ban and wall. Student volunteers distributed postcards to students and provided them with the addresses of government officials in their individual district.Volunteers encourage students to either write thank you letters to officials who have spoken out against the travel ban, or to request they take action on this issue. Volunteers have stamps to give to students and will mail the postcard for them.