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Pasadena college sorry for rescinding Dustin Lance Black invitation
Pasadena college sorry for rescinding Dustin Lance Black invitation

There is something so odd about the way that Pasadena City College handled a commencement speaker invitation to Academy Award-winning screenwriter Dustin Lance Black that the controversy seemed at first like a belated April Fool’s joke. According to the school's newspaper, the PCC Courier, the college’s Board of Trustees had put Black's name on a list of eight possible commencement speakers. As a PCC graduate, Black is one of its most illustrious alumni. But something in his past seems to have knocked him out of consideration. As PCC Courier editor in chief Christine Michaels wrote last week: “The Board of Trustees were made aware of nude pictures found on the...

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