Are Budget Cuts the Best Way to Address Campus Leftism?

In North Carolina, Republican lawmakers are looking to hit the UNC School of Law with a significant budget cut, clearly aimed at the far-left antics of former dean Gene Nichol and his intellectual allies. But, asks Frank Pray in this Martin Center article, is that a sound move? Will such budget cuts “teach them a lesson” and lead to a lessening of leftist activism? Pray says that probably won’t happen, citing instances where retaliatory budget cuts have been done in the past. In fact, this approach might backfire, by giving the progressives more ammunition to attack the GOP as anti-education and
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Author: George Leef