I Just Can’t Get Excited About the Campus Protests

For most Americans, they are only likely to inspire ambivalence.

Craig Axford
6 min readMay 6, 2024

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Source: University protests: What the past two weeks have really revealed about America. (slate.com)

A week or so ago, I arrived home from work shortly after 10 PM looking forward to watching Stephen Colbert’s monologue while grabbing a bite to eat before going to bed. The Trump trial, Marjorie Taylor Greene’s threats to topple yet another Speaker of the House, and a…

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Craig Axford

M.A. in Environment and Management and undergraduate degrees in Anthropology & Environmental Studies. Living in Moab, Utah. A generalist, not a specialist.