On Sunday Hampshire College will learn a valuable lesson that one would think an institute of higher education would find self evident: Don't mess with Old Glory.
Or to be more precise, Free Speech is a two-way street. You have a right to say what you will but folks have the same right to respond.
Removing the American flag from the prominent location it formerly occupied in the center of campus borders on hate speech.
From half staff to gone
As a private institution Hampshire College can do whatever it wants with their flag, but by choosing to cave in to demands of privileged white kids they have embarrassed the town on a national stage.
So lets bring some glorious colors to Hampshire this Sunday afternoon: red, white, and blue.
Decision universally panned on Hampshire College Facebook page
Perhaps they should move campus to Saudi Arabia —> Hampshire College Stops Flying All Flags https://t.co/Cbf2uMKpa0— Laura Ingraham (@IngrahamAngle) November 23, 2016