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The Price is Wrong

blueeyes Wrote: May 07, 2012 1:55 AM
what a waste of time, money and effort to take sociology. i do not know what it does but i think it cannot lead to a good job, so why waste the students' and professors' time . close the department.

There is an enormous free speech controversy that is pitting an outspoken North Carolina faculty member against a public university administration. For once it isn’t me (so keep on reading liberals)! This controversy involves Jammie Price, a tenured sociology professor at Appalachian State University (ASU), who previously taught at UNC-Wilmington. The current controversy also involves porn so it should be a stimulating topic for my weekly political column (the liberals will surely keep reading now)!

Price has been placed on paid leave from the classroom after several students complained that she showed (allegedly without warning) a documentary about porn that...