RNS picked up the NYT bit on more commencement speakers getting the boot, post-invite. And some skeptics thought the Catholic Church had no influence after the 3rd-most pro-abortion president took the stage at ND. While “good” Catholics got arrested.
I think commencement speakers could organize into a union. And maybe stage a strike in 2015. Tell those valedictorians and college presidents to prepare slightly longer speeches. Or better yet, just ship the diplomas by post. Who will OccupyCommencementPodium?