University of California - Santa Barbara
Rudy Busto is an Associate Professor at the University of California – Santa Barbara. His work is described as examining how “race structures state and civil society” and how the concept of race structures religion.
As reported by Campus Reform, Busto recently gave a lengthy presentation to one of his classes at the end of the semester in which he explained in detail why he believes that America is not an exceptional nation. He declared that “history has dispelled the notion of American Exceptionalism,” Busto listed off the reasons why he believed that America was no longer exceptional, including losing the Vietnam War and the 9/11 terrorist attacks.