DU has decided finally to take the gloves off and take on the Boone issue. In today's Rocky Mountain News DU Athletic Director Peg Bradley-Doppes took her best shot at defending the company line.
In a carefully worded reply to Mike Rosen's editorial last week, Bradley-Doppes said, "University [of Denver] administration took our findings and other opinions into account before Chancellor Robert Coombe announced his decision last fall. We agree that a mascot should be a unifying symbol, not a divisive one. The decision was the right one for the university."
Read the entire article and especially the comments from the readers.