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Announcing #CapitalistAndProud: A National Campus Initiative!

The rise of Bernie Sanders along with some astounding new data suggest that young people today hold an increasingly favorable view of socialism. The Undercurrent is excited to announce a national campus initiative to push back against these ideas: #CapitalistAndProud!  We’re calling on students everywhere to write in to their campus papers explaining why they support capitalism. Pieces published in student […]

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Let’s Trade: Embracing a Brighter Approach to Campus Discourse

Late last semester, protests by disaffected student groups at the University of Missouri and Yale over various forms of perceived discrimination sparked a national conversation on campus culture. Demonstrations began with hostility at Mizzou, where members of Concerned Student 1950 set up a human barricade in front of then-president Tim Wolfe’s car, screaming grievances at […]