17 May 2016

Academia is Actually Turning Things Around . . .

How encouraging:
As an institution of higher learning, we recognize that it’s inevitable that certain contentious topics will come up from time to time, and when they do, we want to create an atmosphere where both students and faculty feel comfortable voicing . . .
More here.

You know what's really cool about this? History bloggers have provided an example to follow. Kudos. 


Jeffrey Mathews said...

My Very Dear Sir:

I trust that you will know that only your loyal readers will catch the irony.

How IS Kevin handling all this? I do believe his "preening" mode has shifted into high gear.

Subtle mockery is the BEST mockery.

Well done!

As for me, my beloved niece graduates from Harvard next week and her latest communique has included the information that my BREATHING now constitutes a continuing series of micro-aggressions towards ALL officially oppressed groups.

Going to be a LONG hot summer.

Richard G. Williams, Jr. said...

"my BREATHING now constitutes a continuing series of micro-aggressions"

Ha! Not far from the truth. But not to worry, as commenters on numerous CW blogs like to console themselves in the fact the older generation will soon be dead. Lovin' bunch, ain't they?