Loyalty oath? A LOYALTY OATH -- in 2008?
Well, all I can say is -- if you are Marianne Kearney-Brown or Wendy Gonaver -- good for you! I did not know we were under threat of a major communist attack on America. I mean, didn't we win that war? (THAT one, at least.)
Please read their stories here and here.
And, if you don't know the name and story behind the asshole illustrated, then I suggest you do a quick internet search for McCarthyism. It appears some people in high places at the University of California and California State University school systems are currently ignorant of history and are doomed to repeat it (repeatedly).