For the millionth time: Realizing they could not compete with the U.S. militarily, Russia and Saudi Arabia now buy off U.S. politicians, businesses and institutions to achieve their political goals with cash instead of bombs. It's a war we're losing.
Saudi Arabia has quietly directed tens of millions of dollars a year to American universities from M.I.T. to Northern Kentucky
Saudi Arabia has quietly directed tens of millions of dollars a year to American universities from MIT to Northern Kentucky
Interesting that didnt get a mention in this NYT article about Saudi money.
Gulf funding (not just Saudi) to universities (and think tanks) is indeed a problem meriting more scrutiny. Direct Saudi tuition support for its own citizens to study in US universities, highlighted here, seems the least problematic form though.
American universities that once took every dollar from 🇸🇦 they could get, are now re-examining that position.
"Simply put, the man is hosting is a war criminal, and he should be punished for his crimes and not welcomed here." speaking of science and billionaires ht
Why are the #Saudis pouring money into American universities? And why are American universities accepting the Saudi cash?
The underlying issue is a mad pursuit of money driven by high costs (some the result of pursuing status more than education), a dearth of public funding, and a ridiculously steep and counter-productive hierarchy. via
Why is there so much Saudi money in American universities? #academia #college #university #usa #saudiarabia
Why Is There So Much Saudi Money in American Universities?
Yes, and other schools have slave owning founders and are being held accountable. How do we allow a sadistic monarchy that murders journalists, imprisons women activists and beheads people right now to supplement American higher education?
Why Is There So Much Saudi Money in American Universities? Saudi Arabia has quietly directed tens of millions of dollars a year to American universities from M.I.T. to Northern Kentucky. What are the nation’s rulers getting out of it?
Why Is There So Much Saudi Money in American Universities? Saudi Arabia has quietly directed tens of millions of dollars a year to American universities from M.I.T. to Northern Kentucky. What are the nation’s rulers getting out of it? #SAHElaw
'Why Is There So Much Saudi Money in American Universities?' Well said, .
Saudi Arabia funds academic research, pays US colleges to train its security forces, and sends more students to study in the US than all but three other countries. t