The Harvard Undergraduate Council voted to condemn the campus newspaper, the Crimson, for asking Immigration and Customs Enforcement to comment on a story about a protest against the agency.
In October, nearly 100 students participated in a demonstration against ICE after the Temporary Protective Status for immigrants from El Salvador expired. As part of its coverage of the protest, the Crimson reached out to ICE for comment. The agency did not reply and that information was included in the article about the protest.
The reporter’s attempt to get a comment from ICE resulted in a petition that was signed by more than 900 students and endorsed by several