Sharyl Attkisson: The University of Memphis has closed its Confucius Institute.
Confucius Institutes, funded by the communist Chinese, have become a controversial staple at many of America’s colleges and universities.
Critics, including Senators Charles Grassley (R-Iowa) and Marsha Blackburn (R-Tennessee), consider the Institutes a threat to national security. They say China has successfully gotten its nose under the tent of America’s educational institutions through the Institutes. read more here