Articles by Alexander Pease
Curriculum Free Speech Racial issues Chinese alumni compare USC to Mao for removing professor over Chinese word that sounds like n-word
Upset black students say he's mispronouncing the word. Chinese students say he's not.
Political Correctness Politics Psychology professor surveys college students on what triggers them. Trump comes up a lot.
Microaggressions, sex and gender are most common themes, and 'everyone is completely on edge because of Trump.'
Free Speech Legal Racial issues Massachusetts universities can’t punish students for offensive group chat, free speech groups warn
Neither institution cited the specific provision in the student code the incoming students allegedly violated.
Activism Analysis Racial issues Professors and students alternately cheer, play down looting and police destruction
Trump is trying to 'start a race war' based on a 'distraction,' says professor who calls looting 'obviously' bad.
Curriculum Healthcare Higher Ed Bubble Students protest costs of study-abroad programs cut short, moved online due to COVID-19
'Clearly a vastly different product than what they sold to us,' says one student pressuring president for partial refund.
Activism Healthcare Politics California lawmakers rush to impose race preferences in education during COVID-19 lockdown
Overturning Proposition 209 could harm a law professor's transparency lawsuit.