Monthly Archives: August 2016

9/11 and the Universities: The Sick Mind of David Horowitz

Right after 9/11 many social justice minded people conducted teach-ins on hundreds of campuses across the United States. David Horowitz got really riled about this. For David Horowitz, an ex-left wing activist turned ultra-right attack dog, it was his chance … Continue reading

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9/11 and the Universities: Campus Responses and Reactions

Along with the attacks against foreign students, academics themselves became targets in the aftermath of the September 11 attacks by right wing forces. Academics and activists at universities were not only being shouted down, but given a mantra about that … Continue reading

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9/11 and the Universities: The Growth of the Right Wing

One thing that happened after the attacks of September 11th was that the political Right became more empowered. The Christian Right and the neoconservatives became more influential with George W. Bush and his ideological cabinet in power. Let’s remember the … Continue reading

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9/11 and the Universities: Target-Immigrants

I have written previously about the controversy with Richard Berthold at the University of New Mexico in the aftermath of the September 11 attacks. My notes also showed the increased repression on campus, by the state and the right wing. … Continue reading

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