Ivanka Trump called him a culture of cancellation after he was dropped as an introductory speaker at Wichita State University on Twitter on Friday evening.
“Our country’s campuses should be a base for free speech. Opposing the Academy of Culture Rejection and Attitude Discrimination, ” He said. “Listening to each other is more important now than ever!”
The president’s daughter and senior White House adviser also posted a video of the comments he planned to make.
“I know that all these talented graduates will dream big and be keen to make the world a better place!” He said.
Ivanka was dropped from the university after students protested online over President Trump’s response to the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis last week.
“Ivanka Trump, apparently, represents her father’s administration as one of her closest advisers,” said Jennifer Roy, associate professor of photo media. Said in a letter Posted online, which garnered hundreds of signatures from students, alumni and faculty. “To many Americans, the administration has signaled the worst in our country, especially in its recent actions against peaceful protesters against racist police brutality.”
Wichita State President Dr. J. Golden and WSU Tech President Dr. A joint statement from Sherry Utash did not explain why she was removed from the post.
“Plans to introduce WSU Tech have been rejected more centrally on students – especially student voices.” They said.