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Someone at Real Clear Politics has weighed in on the Naomi Schaefer Riley firing (talked about by us here and here–see links). Part of her defense, not the worst part sadly, involved the following equivalence: Yet most left-of-center commentators who … Continue reading
Last week I commented on the ironically sad critical skills of Naomi Schaeffer Riley, nunc quondam blogger for the Chronicle of Higher Education. "Quondam" because they canned her. One should never, or rarely, take pleasure in someone's loss of a job, … Continue reading
Yesterday the entire academic blogosphere blew up in a rage over a poorly reasoned post on the Chronicle of Higher Education's blog by Naomi Schaefer Riley. She wrote in favor of the elimination of African-American Studies PhD programs. I say "wrote … Continue reading