Kyle Kashuv unveils the retreating Monday in a Twitter thread, admitting that he and his classmates, at the age of 16, have made "abusive racial offenses" in digital messages almost two years ago "in an attempt to be as extreme and shocking as possible. "
He wrote an apology for his remarks and published a screenshot of what appeared to be a letter from the Harvard dean of the receptionist William Fitzsimmons on June 3, which repealed his acceptance. "Harvard decided that someone could not grow, especially after If any institution needs to understand growth, that's Harvard, which is considered the top of higher education, despite its past," Kashuv told Twitter. Harvard faculty included the owners of slaves, segregationists, fanatics and anti-Semites, "he added." If Harvard assumes that growth is not possible and that our past defines our future, Harvard is inherently a racist institution. But I do not believe in that. "
A Harvard spokesperson said the university did" Kashuv was a young conservative with the following
Kashuv has built up a profile as a conservative alternative to other visible, members of the NeverAgain Movement ̵
Kashu went to the White House in March 2018 to meet First Lady Melanie Trump and the surprising meeting with President Donald Trump
A few weeks ago, Kashuv said he realized that the "rough and dirty comments" he and other classmates "made a few years ago" were publicly disclosed.
immediately apologized, "he said, saying he was" embarrassed "by the comments.He said that the comments did not reflect who he was and" last year forced me to ripen and grow. "
" I see the world with different eyes and I'm worried by the small eyes The petty kid is "screenshots of the comments," he added.
Kashuff said that renown has led to "speculative articles" and attacks by "former colleagues and political opponents" calling on Harvard to cancel his admission. Harvard says he has learned about his "offensive statements"
In the Twitter thread in Kashuv, he published a letter from Harvard's Fitzsimmons on May 24th, which said the university was "
The letter adds that" Harvard reserves the right to withdraw an offer for admission where different terms, including " if you engage or have engaged in conduct that questions your honest, mature or moral character. "
Kashuv said that in response to a request from the Harvard Acceptance Commission, he wrote back a "full explanation, apology, and requested documents," and also sent an email to the Office of Diversity in Education and School Support "to find guidance on how to fix this and to work with them after I was in college. "Host live to support 2nd fix while his classmates went out" data-src-mini = "// cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/ 180420145951-01-kyle-kashuv-melania-small-169.jpg "data-src-xsmall =" // cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/180420145951-01-kyle-kashuv-melania-medium-plus -169.jpg "data-src-small =" http://cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/180420145951-01-kyl e-kashuv-melania-large-169.jpg "data-src-medium =" // cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/180420145951-01-kyle-kashuv-melania-exlarge-169.jpg "data -src-large = "// cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/180420145951-01-kyle-kashuv-melania-super-169.jpg" data-src-full16x9 = "// cdn.cnn.com /cnnnext/dam/assets/180420145951-01-kyle-kashuv-melania-full-169.jpg "data-src-mini1x1 =" // cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/180420145951-01-kyle- kashuv-melania-small-11.jpg "data-request-load-not-loaded" data-eq-pts = "mini: 0, xsmall: "data: image / gif; base64, R0lGODlhEAAJAJEAAAAAAP /////// wAAACH5BAEAAAIALAAAAAAQAAkAAAIKlI + py + 0Po5yUFQA7" />