The UCLA campus isn’t known for its political activism in the way UC Berkley is, but that doesn’t mean students aren’t actively involved and concerned. On the issue of human rights, there are many organizations that feel strongly about the injustices being carried out by President Bush and his administration.

On Jan. 11 a group of students participated in a national campaign calling an end to the torture that has been inflicted by our country. The main event of the day was a demonstration of water boarding, a particularly brutal form of torture used for interrogation.

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