Articles by Ben Decatur
Higher Education Political Correctness Politics University orders student groups to ban members for ‘discriminatory’ behavior
The school does not appear to define such behavior and does not have an official ‘process’ for removal.
Higher Ed Bubble LGBTQ Political Correctness UW-Madison music clinic gives 11-year-olds chance to identify gender as ‘zie,’ ‘zirs’ and ‘something else’
The policy stems from parent and student requests for ‘more inclusive language.’
Activism Higher Ed Bubble Politics Student senate strips funding from ‘multicultural student government’; protest follows
An ongoing controversy reveals tensions between the student government and its liberal offshoot.
Class looks at ‘whiteness’ as ‘culturally constructed and economically incorporated entity.'
Politics Racial issues Georgetown works with slave descendants group amid demands for cash reparations
The group says the university’s efforts thus far are ‘symbolic’ and ‘insufficient.’
Activism Racial issues Despite threats, black student group at UC Santa Cruz backs off ‘reclamation’ threats
The group and the university are ‘working collaboratively’ to settle the dispute.