Category Archives: Academia

A Professor

Professor Eric Clanton is apparently the Antifa SJW who used a bike chain to violently attack a conservative protester.

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Charles Murray: Accusations vs. Evidence

In “Charles Murray’s ‘Provocative’ Talk”, two Cornell professors have been allowed by the NYT to basically destroy the argument that Charles Murray is a ‘racist’ or that his attempted speech last month at Middlebury College was ‘racist’ or otherwise not … Continue reading

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Ivy League Admissions

Here’s what it takes today to get into the big Ivy League schools: When Ziad Ahmed was asked on his Stanford University application “What matters to you, and why?”, his answer was clear. He wrote: “#BlackLivesMatter”, repeating the hashtag exactly … Continue reading

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4/3/17: JAPCAT Roundup

The quantity of JAPCAT articles (Jewish Awareness of Politically Correct Absurdities Transpiring) is rising, rising, rising! Finding JAPCAT articles used to be a novelty. Now, they are getting pumped out daily. My, what a mess the old left has found … Continue reading

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The War Against New Mysterian Philosophers

I’m not saying they’re innocent or guilty, or that they weren’t baited by ambitious females looking for a payday or to strike a blow to the patriarchy, but there seems to be an SJW War Against New Mysterian Philosophers! First … Continue reading

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Middlebury Mob Mayhem & Two Big Buts

Steve Sailer noted how the Middlebury Mob Mayhem incident didn’t make it into the NYT’s “This Week in Hate” column, just like the Berkelely Milo violence wasn’t (nor any other violence against conservative speakers). I guess that’s because the weekly … Continue reading

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3/6/17: JAPCAT

We have two JAPCAT entries today. In The American Scholar, William Deresiewicz aims at political correctness on university campuses (“On Political Correctness”): Let us eschew the familiar examples: the disinvited speakers, the Title IX tribunals, the safe zones stocked with … Continue reading

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This Sense of Exclusion

From an article in The New Humanist on the Derrida-Searle debates, back in the heady days when Postmodernism seemed unstoppable: Jacques Derrida, the third child of five, was born in Algeria, then still a French colony, to Sephardic Jewish parents. … Continue reading

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The Public Intellectual & The Dodo

In “Whatever happened to the public intellectual?” David Herman asks “Philosophy used to be a staple of television and the newspapers. Not any longer. So where did all the philosophers go?” Two of the better explanations discussed in the piece … Continue reading

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Tucker vs. UCONN Professor

Tucker reveals an angle (and polemical strategy) to white identitarianism I had never thought of, maybe you too. See if you can spot it. As Hunter Wallace notes: If we live in a “white supremacist” country, why is “racism” considered … Continue reading

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