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If the Jussie Smollet case does turn out to be a hoax, as is being reported, here's what to expect next... (from The Rise of Victimhood Culture )
In our book & I didn't ignore right-wing threats to freedom: "The attacks on speech emanating from campus victimhood culture might increasingly be met with counterattacks from ideological enemies rather than defenders of free speech" (1).
Strongly recommended read for those in law, education, or those parenting minor children. ⁦⁩ Bradley Campbell and ⁦⁩ Jason Manning ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ #viewpointdiversity
Coming soon; available now for pre-order...
Of course, if someone wants to explore such questions, here's a place to start.... :)
There are problems interpreting everything in terms of oppression and victimhood, as Jason Manning and I have discussed quite a bit. (6)
This looks interesting: The Rise of Victimhood Culture: Microaggressions, Safe Spaces, and the New Culture Wars
In the Rise of Victimhood Culture, and I discuss the role of administrators as carriers of victimhood culture. (3)
Now I don't find what's happening at Sarah Lawrence the least bit surprising... (4)
Here's why, putting special attention on competitive victimhood and recognizing that in such cultures, offense and butthurt are effective political weapons.
10. But, what is not good is elevating victimhood itself and promulgating a narrative that contends that Western society is intractably racist, sexist, and bigoted and therefore responsible for victimizing millions upon millions of people.
What and I wrote in The Rise of Victimhood Culture is relevant.
I can't wait for this to come out! when is it expected to be released?