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University faces backlash for anti-Trump course that promised to teach 'strategies for resistance'

May 08, 2017 - Washington Post Blogs

The course is called "Trumpism & U.S. Democracy."

Its goal: To examine the rise of Donald Trump and where the country goes from here.

The course description did not mince words:

"Donald J. Trump won the U.S. presidency despite perpetuating sexism, white supremacy, xenophobia, nationalism, nativism, and imperialism. This course explores why and how this happened, how Trump's rhetoric is contrary to the foundation of the U.S. democracy, and what his win means for the future. The ...