Keep China and America’s enemies away from our college kids
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We are all familiar with the legend of the Trojan horse, used famously by the Greeks against the people of Troy to smuggle soldiers past the wall and swiftly conquer the city. Modern readers may read the story and scoff. Surely, we would never be so naïve and ignorant as to let the enemy simply roll into our communities undetected and uncontested.
The enemies of the United States, however, have come a long way from wood and nails in the quest to conquer democracy. Today, Communist China has invested millions of dollars into the establishment of Confucius Institutes at universities across the U.S., claiming to promote Chinese language and culture.
Teachers and students sing together to celebrate the founding day of the Communist Party of China at Wenhua Road Primary School in Zaozhuang, East China’s Shandong Province, June 22, 2022. (CFOTO/Future Publishing via Getty Images)
Instead, the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) has leveraged this opportunity to infiltrate U.S. academia and use these institutes as a front for foreign interference in America’s higher education. Through Confucius Institutes, the CCP spreads communist propaganda, censors the truth about the CCP’s history, their human rights atrocities, and