U. of Missouri Misery: Campus Activism Killing Enrollment
You canâ€™t please all the people all the time, but you can displease most of them most of the time. The University of Missouri (UM) is learning this the hard way: Itâ€™s bleeding enrollment after left-wing protests â€” enabled by a left-wing school administration â€” racked the campus in 2015. As the New York Times reports:
Freshman enrollment at the Columbia campus, the systemâ€™s flagship, has fallen by more than 35 percent in the two years since.
The university administration acknowledges that the main reason is a backlash from the events of 2015, as the campus has been shunned by students and families put off by, depending on their viewpoint, a [mythical] culture of racism or one where protesters run amok.
Before the protests, the university, fondly known as Mizzou, was experiencing steady growth and building new dormitories. Now, with budget cuts due to lost tuition and a decline in state...
Our university system is in fact a cult of secularism. There is no difference between this university or any other where the cult of group speak and coercion is forced on everyone attending or working at the university. What is taught at a university will be governing the country in 10 years. And that is where we presently are as a nation.