SERIOUSLY?! MIDDLEBURY COLLEGE PROF APOLOGIZES FOR INVITING CHARLES MURRAY

Bert Johnson, chair of the political science department at Middlebury College in Vermont, apologized for inviting to speak on campus Charles Murray, the author of the controversial book The Bell Curve – which explores the inherited and environmental factors of human intelligence – weeks after student protesters assaulted Murray and left one Middlebury faculty member injured after the speaking event. Prof. Johnson’s apology was published in the … Continue reading SERIOUSLY?! MIDDLEBURY COLLEGE PROF APOLOGIZES FOR INVITING CHARLES MURRAY

PROF. ROBERT REICH: “FREE SPEECH IS WHAT UNIVERSITIES ARE ALL ABOUT”

UC Berkeley public policy professor Robert Reich has come out to support freedom of speech in light of Ann Coulter’s recent speech cancellation with the following statement: “It was a grave mistake [to cancel Ann Coulter’s speech at UC Berkeley]…. How can students understand the vapidity of Coulter’s arguments without being allowed to hear her make them, and question her about them? It’s one thing to … Continue reading PROF. ROBERT REICH: “FREE SPEECH IS WHAT UNIVERSITIES ARE ALL ABOUT”