M. Alex Johnson – Journalist at Large

An analog journalist in a digital world

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Reporting: Conservative student group becomes a lightning rod beyond campuses

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Barely three years old, Youth for Western Civilization has attracted a small but fast-growing following with its anti-multicultural, anti-illegal immigration message. It’s also drawn the scrutiny of critics who say it’s white nationalism with a fresh young face. Thanks to its discipline in advocating a small number of simply stated positions and a new-media-savvy communications strategy, YWC may be radically refreshing the template for political organizing in American higher education.

Full story (Alex Johnson/msnbc.com)