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Posted inEvents, Schools

Bill Maher responds to critics; he is coming to Berkeley

More than 5,000 people have signed a petition protesting Bill Maher’s appearance at Cal’s December commencement. Photo: courtesy Bill Maher More than 5,000 people have signed a petition protesting Bill Maher’s appearance at Cal’s December commencement. Photo: courtesy Bill Maher Bill Maher addressed the controversy surrounding his speech at Cal’s December commencement on his show, […]

Posted inEvents, Schools

UC Berkeley Chancellor: Bill Maher must speak

More than 4,000 people have signed a petition protesting Bill Maher’s forthcoming appearance at a December commencement at UC Berkeley. Photo: courtesy Bill Maher More than 4,000 people have signed a petition protesting Bill Maher’s forthcoming appearance at a December commencement at UC Berkeley. Photo: courtesy Bill Maher Hours after a student group uninvited Bill Maher to […]

Posted inCommunity, Events, Schools

More than 2,500 protest Bill Maher’s speech at Cal

More than 2,500 people have signed a petition protesting Bill Maher’s appearance at Cal’s December commencement. Photo: Bill Maher More than 2,500 people have signed a petition protesting Bill Maher’s appearance at Cal’s December commencement. Photo: Bill Maher Update: Oct. 30. The Chancellor has determined Maher will speak. See our update here. The selection of […]

Posted inNosh

Alice Waters on kitchen fear, streakers and why she wanted to feed Bill Clinton a peach

Alice Waters appeared on Real Time with Bill Maher on Friday to promote her new book, In the Green Kitchen. She presented Maher with a basket of fresh produce, including lemons picked from Berkeley’s Edible Schoolyard. She talked about slow food and how it doesn’t necessarily mean slow-cooked food. “I could have a slow-food hot […]