Originally published at Progressive Army.
Originally published at The State News, Michigan State University’s student newspaper.It may not have surprised some of you when we learned that MSU’s Young Americans for Freedom was about to be listed as a hate group by the Southern Poverty Law Center, or SPLC, a civil rights organization dedicated to tracking the activity of such groups across the nation.
We have all seen the hateful and bigoted rhetoric MSU’s YAF spews forth on a daily basis. We’ve all seen its racist sidewalk chalk messages, its homophobic protest signs and other attempts to spread its deranged worldview around campus. Continue reading →