University News

DHI Statement and Link to Chancellor May’s Letter to Davis Community on George Floyd

May 29, 2020

We at the DHI are extremely disturbed by the events surrounding the death of George Floyd and acknowledge the pain and suffering surrounding the continued, extralegal killing and persecution of people of color, be it in Minneapolis (Mr. Floyd), Georgia (Ahmaud Arbery), Kentucky (Breonna Taylor), New York (Christian Cooper) -- or wherever and whoever. We want to express our solidarity with the protesters who are demonstrating against systemic racism and the violence it breeds.

We were gratified to see this powerful statement by UC Davis Chancellor Gary May:

Reorienting the Left

June 03, 2019

REORIENTING THE LEFT: NIKHIL PAL SINGH AND JOSHUA CLOVER IN CONVERSATION

How can the Left structure its politics in the context of resurgent nationalism across the globe?