Scary Thing #1 American Council of Trustees and Alumni Lynn Cheney and her organization, The American Council of Trustees and Alumni, is trying to shut down dissent about the “war” in Afghanistan and the government’s response to the WTC. This organization published a manifesto, entitled “Defending Civilization: How Our Universities are Failing America and What Can Be Done About It,” that collects various quotes from university professors and students in response to the WTC. You can read various write-ups about this report from the following sites: Conservatives Denounce Dissent at Common Dreams News Center (a reprint from the Boston Globe) Lynn Cheney’s Campus Crusade atRead More →