Bigoted Discussions of Arizona State Conservatives

March 25, 2019

The Phoenix New Times obtained and wrote about social media posts by leaders and members of College Republicans United at Arizona State University (which is not the main GOP group at the university). Images and statements made appear to endorse the white supremacist views of those who marched in Charlottesville, Va., to mock gay sexuality and to endorse eugenics for fetuses likely to become children with disabilities. The group released a statement on its website that said, "College Republicans United should be judged on the public work we have done, judge us on our accomplishments and failures," the statement read. "Don’t judge us based on private conversations that were said to former members who had the ill intentions of using blackmail on club members."

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