Sunday, August 28, 2016

That committee, that letter...more.

College Pushes Back Vs. Political Correctness

U. of Chicago Professor Geoffrey Stone explains the letter sent to students asserting academic freedom takes precedence over safe spaces & trigger warnings
http://www.cnn.com/videos/tv/2016/08/27/college-pushes-back-vs-political-correctness.cnn

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Spike expected in sexual misconduct complaints after increased campus resources, visibility
http://www.dailycal.org/2016/08/26/spike-expected-sexual-misconduct-complaints-additional-campus-resources-visibility/

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https://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/right-turn/wp/2016/08/22/u-s-womens-olympic-dominance-is-not-a-fluke/?utm_term=.36bf13ed6fa2
"To be frank, many conservatives have long opposed Title IX as federal meddling akin to a quota system. Perhaps it was, or perhaps it was a necessary corrective measure to overcome long-standing prejudice that women weren’t interested in sports or weren’t naturally athletic. In any case, it’s long past the time to recognize that Title IX has been a stunning success — far beyond what anyone might have imagined in 1972, in an arena (and pools, gyms and fields) no one had in mind."

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Golden Bears bring home 21 medals from Rio
http://news.berkeley.edu/story_jump/golden-bears-bring-home-21-medals-from-rio/

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