Decider Strategies CEO Stu Sandler responds to UM Communications Chair Susan Douglas' comments "I hate Republicans" in the Detroit News opinion page.
"Conservative voices have long been a group persecuted covertly on the University of Michigan campus. As a 1996 graduate of the University of Michigan who attended during the heyday of political correctness, I would have felt more at home at the Horseshoe in Columbus in full maize and blue than in professing conservative viewpoints in many university classrooms. A few of my fellow classmates and I stated our beliefs in Republican principles during discussion, but those willing to speak their mind were few and far between....It has always been a challenge to be a conservative on the university campus. There are few that care to express a conservative opinion for fear of grade point average retribution. It is incumbent on the university to take bold, public action to demonstrate acceptance of Republican viewpoints"
To read the full column, go to: http://www.detroitnews.com/story/opinion/2014/12/19/voices-um-susan-douglas/20607803/