Methodists split over Bush think tank plan
April 13, 2007
A bitter dispute has broken out among academics at the Southern Methodist University in Texas over plans to establish an institution based on the ideology of George W Bush.
Southern Methodist University split over Bush think tank
Southern Methodist is Laura Bush’s alma mater
A vocal group of professors opposed to the war in Iraq and the treatment of detainees at Guantanamo Bay has expressed concern that the library and a think tank would adversely affect the reputation of the university and contradict its Christian values.