Organizers of #AmherstUprising at Amherst College in Massachusetts have made it clear that they believe free speech on campus should be scrapped. In addition to that, according to a separate demand, the school’s president must denounce the school’s mascot, Lord Jeffrey Amherst, by 5 p.m.:
— emptywheel (@emptywheel) November 13, 2015
— Noah Rothman (@NoahCRothman) November 13, 2015
— The Slatest (@slatest) November 13, 2015
What could be next?
If Lord Jeffrey Amherst, the mascot of the university, is racist, shouldn't they change the whole name of the school pic.twitter.com/3sQyuQTKPp
— Kevin Glass (@KevinWGlass) November 13, 2015
Give ’em time.