If you have to invent new lines of work for your graduates to go into, it is time to close up shop as a divinity school. If you have to try to poach students from schools of social work or hope to heaven (not that many people at Yale Divinity
It’s a given that liberal media organs such as National Public Radio and The New York Times regard anything that is not woke as fueled by hatred and fear. It is worth examining the language the left employs against the non-woke, particularly when it comes to parents and public
We have all seen the videos of woke students shouting down conservative speakers and have read about woke professors bullying non-left-wing students. But there is an even more insidious side of wokeness. To wit, classroom-level peer pressure campaigns by woke students to silence anyone who deviates from the radical agenda.
Wokeness is bad enough. Now, we have another sign of moral rot at American universities: rampant notions of entitlement and petty theft among students at elite schools. Witness the April 18, 2022 article in the GW Hatchet, the student newspaper at George Washington University, Students defend coffee-theft trend at University
Oh, let’s just ignore the United States Constitution. Its bothersome protections of free speech are hampering the wokeification of American universities. And we certainly would not want reporters at student-run media outlets to educate themselves about basic matters of free speech law. So much easier to just run an
What is a university for? American society is being presented with a fait accompli by the sexual left the result of which is that colleges are increasingly no longer places of learning and sites of preparation for employment or entrepreneurialism. Rather, under this new regime they are becoming merely venues
In American academia today, it is perversely common for student journalists to spend time devising arguments to try to justify shutting down speech. Even more curious, they do this on the basis of protecting the marginalized. One would think that those who have traditionally lacked a voice would not be
If ever a piece of writing summed up the bleakness of 21st Century North American feminism, it is an essay I happened upon the other day while poking around various Canadian Broadcasting Corporation websites looking for podcasts to listen to. The April 7, 2022 piece, entitled, I created a gift
By now, we are used to Ivy League students and those at other elite school demanding that conservatives be barred from speaking on campuses. Attempts by leftwing Yale University Students, in particular, to prevent their fellow students and the rest of the campus community from gaining exposure to “controversial” (i.
I am going to be fairly brief here because I want to get this item posted while the news is still fresh. Here is the story. Like many people concerned about the wokeification of American academia and the slide into sexual decadence and mindless promiscuity of young adults at American