Your feedback is important to us!
We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.
Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.
Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)
The recent controversies on American campuses from Yale to the University of Missouri have been sad to watch.I find it difficult to comment confidently on what triggered the outrage among so many minority students. Over the last four decades, whenever universities have faced complaints about exclusion or racism – often real – the solution proposed and usually accepted has been to create more programs, associations and courses for minority students. There is increasingly a perception on campuses that there are groups of students who have administrators, social clubs and courses specifically for them.It is worth keeping in mind that the segregation on campus is simply a reflection of the increasing segregation of American society. If you want to see that view in its crudest form, though, don't go to college campuses – just listen to the followers of Donald Trump. They are mostly angry whites who feel that they are being shafted by society.
Things don’t always work themselves out
Today’s Republicans are the party of 1950s Joe McCarthy
Trump owns the bloody crossroads of U.S. politics
FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE