Should We Tell Students to Stand Up or Stand Down?

Patrick Riccards

The events in Charlottesville demonstrated that democracy is dangerous in practice. This is why the University of Virginia administrators encouraged its students to stay away from the protests. Is this the message we want to send to the next generation?

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August 19, 2017
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Patrick Riccards is chief communications and strategy officer for the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation. He is also the author of the nationally recognized Eduflack blog and its companion Twitter feed. PR News named Pat the Not-for-Profit Communications Professional of the Year for his work in teacher preparation and higher education transformation (2015). A former local school board chairman, Patrick is also the author of the award-winning Dadprovement.
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