University vandalized with ‘f*ck Columbus,’ anarchist symbols
Columbus Day vandalism Colorado State University, Fort Collins.
The Colorado State University, Fort Collins campus was vandalized Monday with phrases such as “f*ck Columbus” and “decolonize.”
According to Juan Caro, a student at the university and president of the Conservative Interest Group, the vandalism occurred on the school’s Eddy Hall and its Lory Student Center.
"The anarchy logo has ironically become a staple of the Antifa movement."
Images obtained by Campus Reform show that the vandals spray-painted statements such as “F*ck Columbus,” and “Decolonize,” along with the anarchism symbol.
“This is not the first time we’ve seen vandalism on campus. Just last year the CSU Student Democrats spray-painted on the plaza the day before the election. This kind of activism is not appropriate,” the Conservative Interest Group told Campus Reform in a statement.
“We’ve seen violence, we’ve seen vandalism, and everything in between,” it added. “The anarchy logo has ironically become a staple of the Antifa movement and other communist sympathizing groups.”
Campus Reform attempted to contact the school by phone Monday, and is currently awaiting more information on the matter.
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