Miley Cyrus has drawn the ire of Asian-American interest groups like the Organization of Chinese Americans and the Japanese American Citizens League for her inappropriate slant-eye poses, but what’s most disappointing is the lack of anger from any other groups.
I am writing in response to Thursday’s article (‘SMG gov’t cancels its yearly gala,’ Feb. 5). I am disappointed both by the apparent absence of facts and by the deliberately sensational tone the article strikes.
President Barack Obama has had a rough week, culminating in the withdrawal of two potential Cabinet members because of their respective tax problems. Pundits and analysts have been calling this the roughest start to a presidency since William Henry Harrison, who ended up dying in office a few weeks after his inauguration.
While the impending closure of the Sargent Center for Outdoor Education is a shame, it falls short of tragedy. I have been to the SCOE five times since arriving at Boston University as a freshman in 1998.