Education: Methodist v. Militarist

Having financed 51 land-grant colleges, the U. S. Government requires that they provide military training (R. O. T. C.) for their students. Most of the 51 colleges make that training compulsory. Other institutions have R. O. T. C. units, too, some compulsory, some not. Last year 114,545 students were given R. O. T. C. training. Those who disliked it made more noise this year than ever before. At Northwestern University last month 30 pacifists, with banners, heckled an R. O. T. C. dress parade. At the College of the City of New...

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