by Perry Chiaramonte: In the hallowed halls
of Columbia University, a nest of ex-cons — who have served time for
murder, attempted murder, robbery and assault — hold court on their
unique brand of social justice for admiring students enrolled in the
school's social work program, a FoxNews.com investigation has found.
The ex-cons work for or with the Criminal Justice Initiative (CJI),
co-founded in 2009 by former Weather Underground operative and Columbia
adjunct professor Kathy Boudin, who pleaded guilty to felony murder for
her role in an infamous 1981 armed robbery that left two police officers
and a security guard dead. And while that case was well-publicized, the
group is hardly upfront about the “practical experience” of Boudin and
others associated with the CJI.
Boudin was a member of radical leftist group the Weather Underground,
which was responsible for num…
Right. They are dog tags.
But not just any dog tags.
It is a memorial sculpture entitled "Above and Beyond" comprised of imprinted dog tags honoring
the 58,000+ American servicemen and women who died in the Vietnam War.
They are part of a display at the National Veterans Art Museum Note: They are not currently on display due to the museum's relocation