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Academic Liberalism Replaced with Leftism

silvereagle Wrote: Sep 21, 2012 8:15 AM
I had a "talk" with a couple of profs (while in battledress) and advised them that I wouldn't put up with their slant. I also happened to remind them that I knew a thousand ways to kill them and that they could pick a number anytime. Cops were called, listened to both sides, laughed, and drove away telling me to "keep up the good work". Seems one of them had also found it "necessary" to "chat" with one of his daughter's profs as well.

The Twitter exchange between my son and me captures the frustration of college students (and parents) all across America:

Jimmy: “Teacher just suggested that we read The People’s History of America. Who doesn’t love biased liberal opinions to start the mornin #shootme”

Me: “Howard Zinn!? Awesome! Your indoctrination has begun. #soproud #occupyyourliberalcollegeeducation”

From the elite, Northeastern liberal arts college our eldest daughter attended, to the sprawling Southern state university where our son recently began his studies, academic “liberalism,” the quest for an expansive and enlightening education, has been soundly replaced with raw, unvarnished leftism.

The school year has just begun,...