Given the numerous studies revealing how American education lags behind instruction in other countries in disciplines once thought to be essential, it should come as no surprise that on the 70th anniversary of D-Day, a lot of people are clueless

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Colleges all too often react to sexual assault first and foremost to shield the institution, not to help the victims. When allegations are made, college officials hesitate to investigate or try to dissuade victims from filing criminal complaints

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Like a specific version of the movie rating system, trigger warnings are intended to alert very sensitive people that some content might trigger their post-traumatic stress disorder or simply offend some people. Now trigger alerts have spread to college campuses

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Motions have been proposed at prestigious schools to require warnings when course materials are potentially could shock or alarm some students. To which I ask, what is the purpose of literature and other arts if not to occasionally shock or alarm?

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Sometimes doctrines just vanish. Something like that seems now to be happening with affirmative action. Despite all the justifications for its continuance, polling shows the public still strongly disagrees with the idea of using racial criteria for admissions

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