Tuesday, March 23, 2010

"Today we are united, today we are UNO."

Posted By Google on Tue, Mar 23, 2010 at 8:06 PM

(Above quote from Ryan Bascle, University of New Orleans student and Save UNO Coalition member, addressing the UNO community.)

Hundreds of students, faculty, staff and other members of the University of New Orleans community held a mock jazz funeral for the school this afternoon — a tongue-in-cheek protest to rally against the school's immense budget cuts, and a call to the community to fight against them and more looming cuts expected in the next fiscal year.

Hit the jump for two more video clips of the protest.

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