“You have the leadership of the Cal State system that pushed for an ethnic studies and social justice requirement.
Zinshteyn says their “chief criticism” is that this move does not directly ensure “that a student takes an ethnic studies class to fulfill the ethnic studies requirement.”
CHANG: So, I mean, you would think that this requirement is a win for both ethnic studies and social justice advocates.
Their chief criticism of what the CSU board of trustees passed last week is that it doesn’t actually ensure that a student takes an ethnic studies class to fulfill the ethnic studies requirement.
RAVEN FREEBIRD: The ethnic studies class showed me why it’s important for someone like me to go to college.