|In this Brown Daily Herald photo,
members of a student coalition of seize copies of The Herald
from Faunce House on March 16. Nearly 4,000 copies were stolen
from locations across the Brown campus.
At Brown University, where the Brown Daily
Herald ran the ad on March 13, editors received a petition
signed by 350 students to give the ad money to a campus
minority organization, and "that the Herald run a full-page
rebuttal, written by the protesters," according to the
Providence Daily Journal. After editors refused, 5,000 copies
of the March 16 edition were taken by the student activists
soon after they were delivered to the campus.
Editors ended up hand-distributing 4,000 copies to replace
the lost copies, and sought a court injunction against further