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Fighting the Campus Porno Culture

John C6 Wrote: Dec 13, 2012 5:29 PM
( continued ) time, energy and money with this type of foolishness as there simply isn't enough work. for anyone to do at a university. Our university system is based on a 19th century model in which affluent young men were sent to campus to become ' seasoned ' and gain some knowledge. Our society simply doesn't work that way in the modern world. The best solution would be to stop pouring billions of public dollars into these 19th century anachronisms and encourage education through more pragmatic venues. Sincerely, John Lepant Brighton CO

Last week, when I wrote about the pornification of American college campuses, many readers expressed their loss of hope in the current generation of students, as well as the administrators who encourage such a debased culture.

If my column made you weep for the future, you’ll probably be even more disheartened by the book I referenced last week, “Sex and God at Yale: Porn, Political Correctness, and a Good Education Gone Bad” by Nathan Harden. The book is an expose of how, in the words of Vanderbilt professor Carol Swain, “some of our nation’s finest universities have allowed themselves...