Why the Left Loathes Western Civilization

This month, Stanford University students voted on a campus resolution that would have their college require a course on Western civilization, as it did until the 1980s.

Stanford students rejected the proposal 1,992 to 347. A columnist at the Stanford Daily explained why: Teaching Western civilization means “upholding white supremacy, capitalism and colonialism, and all other oppressive systems that flow from Western civilizations.”

The vote — and the column — encapsulated the left’s view: In Europe, Latin America and America, it loathes Western civilization.

  • As I said before, air-lift people to some global hellhole.

    There can be no greater teacher than experience.

    • or death.

      • Then they learn nothing.

        Let them go five minutes without cell phone coverage. It will be harder for them to admit that “white” culture is bad then.

    • dance…dancetotheradio

      They will hate our civilization until they no longer linger in it.

    • canminuteman

      If they don’t like being part of it they can always leave.

  • mauser 98

    longer life expectancy , higher standard of living , moon rockets , internet , BMW’s , IPhones , Nikes also flowed from the West
    …..lets see ’em give that up

  • Shebel

    and News pundits wonder why Trump is so successful.
    Maybe you can Tax him out of existence.

  • jack burns

    Children of the wealthy are consistently twisted. Like everything else, loyalty is relative and abstract.