William Watkins | Tuesday March 7, 2017 at 4:46 PM PDT | Comments Off on Charles Murray and Middlebury College
The Atlantic, not a place to find conservative or libertarian views, has a good essay from a self-proclaimed liberal on the events at Middlebury College. Just as a recap, a student group at Middlebury College invited Dr. Charles Murray to speak on his book Coming Apart: The State of White America, 1960-2010. Also invited...
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Tags: academic freedom, Allison Stanger, Charles Murray, Civil Liberties, college campus, free speech, intolerance, Middlebury College, progressivism
Sam Staley | Thursday May 21, 2015 at 4:36 PM PDT | Comments Off on “Rape Culture” and the Implications for Liberty on College Campuses
College campuses are placing a stronger emphasis on reducing sexual assault. Unfortunately, universities and colleges often adopt heavy-handed policies to punish alleged offenders based on abstractions or simplistic understandings of college student attitudes and behavior. One of the more problematic overgeneralizations is the concept of the “rape culture”, and the pervasive use of the...
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Tags: attitudes toward sex, campus sexual assault, christina hoff sommers, Civil Society, college, college campus, college sexual assault, consent, Crime, Culture, Education, emily yoffe, florida state university, Freedom, jameis winston, libertarianism, Liberty, Millennials, Morality, rape, rape culture, sex, sexual assault