U. Maryland student demands: More Muslim prayer rooms, P.C. rituals acknowledging ‘stolen’ lands

U. Maryland student demands: More Muslim prayer rooms, P.C. rituals acknowledging ‘stolen’ lands

[Ed. – The usual laundry list of lunacy.]

Students at the University of Maryland have released a list of 64 demands in their effort make the campus more amenable to “marginalized student populations.”

The project, known as ProtectUMD, is a collaborative effort between 25 student organizations at the University of Maryland, including Students for Justice in PalestineBisexuals at Maryland, and the Black Student Union.

There are 64 demands across 8 subsets of students—Marginalized, American Indian, Black, Latinx, LGBTQIA+, Muslim, Pro-Palestine, and Undocumented—including scholarships for “students of marginalized communities,” a ban on Columbus Day, beginning every on-campus event with an acknowledgement that “this is Indigenous Land,” that African American professors get tenure, that preferred pronouns are included on rosters, and that “queer diversity training” is required.

Trending: Swedish wunderkind Greta Thunberg bombs bigtime

Muslim students also want “one room in each major building designated for prayer” and “shuttle services to [the local mosque] for Muslim students to have access to a place of worship.”

Continue reading →