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The Far Right Comes to Campus

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White supremacists, members of the far right, and various other extremist figures have made a point of staging provocations on college campuses across the country. In doing so, they thrust institutions into political discord — and, in some cases, violence.

What can college leaders do? Most officials say it’s not their role to block speech, but keeping their campuses free from violence and hatred is a paramount concern. Here is a collection of Chronicle articles documenting the challenges posed by the far right’s growing presence on campus.