The Education Department is investigating a Middle East studies program run by Duke University and the University of North Carolina, citing, among other issues, how Judaism is discussed in the curriculum.
Areo"The world is a tough place. If we can’t even talk to each other, then we will never be able to handle life. I strongly believe that trigger culture limits liberal values & the progress of society.
And yet, one day, I found myself triggered." - @inashmdn
The new section of the guidebook states that groups bringing high-profile, controversial, or “VIP” guests to campus must notify the DSO at least a month in advance, and that a moderator may need to attend events if the DSO finds it necessary or if a...
Samantha HarrisAnother day, another assault by @Harvard on free speech and free association... new policy requires student orgs hosting "controversial" speakers to provide one month notice (we call that a "prior restraint") and have a "neutral" moderator at the event
In the wake of Brexit and the election of Donald Trump, more newspaper op-eds and opinion pieces in magazines catering to the “well-informed public” have been written about the populist phenomenon than any other topic. Populism has been unpacked,...
Claire Lehmann"The emotional connection is more powerful than surveys or punditry, and Houellebecq’s novels, though flawed, deserve praise, as well as our attention, for giving a tired debate a fresh and more human perspective."