Millennials have a reputation for loving protests, demanding safe spaces, and seeking social justice during their college years. Often it seems that these items take priority over the reason they are supposed to be attending college, namely, to study and grow in knowledge.
The good news, however, is that there are still some in the next generation who value the opportunity to learn – and aren’t afraid to stand up for that privilege, either.
Such was the case last week when a group of noisy protestors took up residence in the Washington University Library:
If this video is any indication, those who really have the power are those who seek the opportunity to gain knowledge and learn the truth.
Annie Holmquist is editor of Intellectual Takeout, an online magazine and sister publication of Chronicles.