Amherst College

Amherst College Republicans taunted with ‘KKK’ flyers

by Steve MacDonald September 11, 2017

If there was ever such a thing as a hate crime could this be that? The first Amherst College Republicans meeting of the year was targeted by flyers taped to the windows of the meeting space saying, “THIS IS OUR CAMPUS, NOT THE KLAN’S.” The group claims on its Facebook page that “while the flyers are related […]

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Alumni See The New Campus Culture And Some are Closing Their Checkbooks

by Steve MacDonald August 6, 2016
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The NYT does use the word unexpected in its coverage. Alumni from a range of generations say they are baffled by today’s college culture. Among their laments: Students are too wrapped up in racial and identity politics. They are allowed to take too many frivolous courses. They have repudiated the heroes and traditions of the past […]

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