Berkeley GOP group in hot water for 'affirmative action' bake sale

Definitely not politically correct. And, as you'll see, the liberals are having a hissy fit. It's a bake sale being put on by UC Berkeley Young Republicans that is designed to be both humorous and thought provoking. What they didn't expect were death threats: During the sale, scheduled for Tuesday, baked goods will be sold to white men for $2.00, Asian men for $1.50, Latino men for $1.00, black men for $0.75 and Native American men for $0.25. All women will get $0.25 off those prices. "The pricing structure is there to bring attention, to cause people to get a little upset," Campus Republican President Shawn Lewis, who planned the event, told CNN-affiliate KGO. "But it's really there to cause people to think more critically about what this kind of policy would do in university admissions." Lewis says it's a way to make a statement about pending legislation that would let the California universities consider race or national origin during the admission process. But the young...(Read Full Post)