David Petraeus

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Controversy still continues as ex-General David Petraeus teaches Macaulay course

Over the past month, one course has been marred with controversy since its first class. Taught by former Gen. David Petraeus, “Are We on the Threshold of the North American Decade?” is a Macaulay Honors course that has 16 students inside of the class and upward to 100 people outside protesting. Demonstrators have called upon […]

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With the appointment of David Petraeus comes prestige and controversy

After last year’s sex scandal ended with his resignation, former CIA director, General David Petraeus is now embroiled in a new controversy over his appointment in the CUNY Macaulay Honors Program. As a visiting professor of public policy, Petraeus was under fire originally for his $200,000 salary, though the significance of his appointment and what […]

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Gen. Petraeus Teaches at CUNY

Recently CUNY has hired former General and CIA director, David Petraeus. He is to teach this semester at the Macaulay Honors College.  In addition to Petraeus’ hiring some campuses are reintroducing Reserve on the Call (ROTC) programs.  These recent additions, along with many other measures have indicated a steady trend toward the militarization of the […]

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