The family of a political dissident who dared stand up to the political elite is being denied their academic recognition for their achievement. The project that one child, close to earning his PhD, has worked on, has all but been stolen. Inquiries by the public are met with silence, even feigning to hide behind the student’s privacy despite the fact that the student has authorized the university to expose his private matters. (link)
Sounds like communist Russia, right? But it’s happening here in the US, at Oregon State University.
I was challenged to listen to the other side of the story last time I wrote about this. When the other side is silent, there is nothing to listen to.
If OSU can defend itself against this blatant political retaliation, let it try. As it is, they are showing us by word why no institution except the military and courts should be supported by a single taxpayer dollar.