Don't forget that these are the universities that are "educating" the next generation of leaders (as they "educated" many of our current leaders).
I'm assuming that Joseph Scaffido is more clueless than his associates and that Cornell wouldn't actually allow an ISIS event on campus. However, since Columbia University organized an event featuring Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, it's difficult to underestimate the idiocy rampant in Western universities.
Scaffido casually endorses inviting an ISIS “freedom fighter” to conduct a “training camp” for students at the upstate Ithaca campus — bizarrely likening the activity to a sports camp.
Is it OK to bring a humanitarian pro-“Islamic State Iraq and Syria” group on campus, the undercover for conservative activist James O’Keefe’s Project Veritas asks.
Sure, Scaffido says in the recorded March 16 meeting.
Scaffido doesn’t even blink an eye when the undercover asks about providing material support for terrorists — “care packages, whether it be food, water, electronics.”
How about supporting Hamas?
No problem at all, Scaffido said.
“The university is not going to look at different groups and say, ‘You’re not allowed to support that group because we don’t believe them’ or something like that. I think it’s just the opposite. I think the university wants the entire community to understand what’s going on in all parts of the world,” Scaffido said. (Continue Reading.)