ABC News: Republicans Rising on College Campuses
Two years ago Edward Dooley called himself a “Kennedy-worshiping, stereotypical Massachusetts liberal.”
Today Dooley, a sophomore at George Washington University, in Washington D.C., is active in the College Republicans and prefers the label “conservative independent.”
According to a Pew Research Center study, Dooley is not alone.
The study, which analyzed voter registration among young voters, said more 18- to 29-year-olds are identifying themselves as Republicans, while fewer are registering with the Democratic Party.
Admittedly, this might only be a blip on the radar screen, but we have to hope that it starts somewhere.
According to this piece, it would appear that even the leftist-dominated world of university life is even beginning to notice the difference between common sense and altogether backward thinking. There’s obviously a lot of damage to be undone in the academic world, especially given the piece on subsidized thought that I posted the other day.
You say you want a revolution? You talk about Mao, you can count me out.