A conservative activist isn't surprised that college students in
the Washington, DC, area gathered at the White House last week to
chant socialist slogans in celebration of President Obama's
Timothy Dionisopoulos of CampusReform.org was there when students from
Georgetown, Howard, and George Washington Universities gathered
around the White House immediately after the president's
re-election was official. He reports that they chanted things like
"Karl Marx" and "socialism."
"They were running in the streets, things of that nature, but I
didn't see anyone really acting out in any fashion," Dionisopoulos
tells OneNewsNow. "But definitely it was motivated sort of by this
desire for … social acceptance and to take a knock at Middle
He says students were really reflecting what they have been
learning on campus.
"It's very rare that you would find a conservative professor [on
a college campus]. It's even rarer that you would find a course on
conservatives taught at a college or university in America," the
communication editor asserts.
"Whereas if you look at course listings, you've got entire
departments dedicated to left-wing points of view and courses
dedicated to Marxism on an intellectual and philosophical
Dionisopoulos encourages parents to carefully investigate the
universities and colleges in which their kids are are thinking of
Some conservative political pundits are surprised, if not
pleased, that Ann Romney is criticizing teachers
unions for standing in the way of education reform.