Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “academia”

Is Campus Ruin The Left’s Fault?

Not really, says conservative prof, who denounces ideological tyranny as a faux-left, pro-capitalist hybrid of middle-class manners and identity politics

Posted April 4th, 2019

Academia: No Place For Young Scholars?

A university professor nearing the end of his career sees nothing but decline

Posted April 2nd, 2019

Fighting To The Death Over Scraps

‘Diversity’ and ‘inclusivity’ as weapons in the civil war over what remains of academic humanities

Posted February 1st, 2019

Philosophy Depts: No Evangelicals Need Apply

Survey data show academic philosophers would rather work alongside Communists than Southern Baptists

Posted April 10th, 2018

Intersectionality As Religion

A radical Manichaean sect of academics serves as vanguard of a cultural revolution

Posted July 18th, 2017

Everybody Knows, But No One Will Say

The high cost of keeping your mouth shut to protect your professional backside

Posted May 10th, 2017

Duke, ‘Diversity,’ & Orwellian Language

How Paul Griffiths is exposing the hollowness of academia’s groupthink ideology

Posted May 9th, 2017

The Self-Murder Of Academic Philosophy

Good news! The cannibals are now turning on each other

Posted May 1st, 2017

Private Colleges = PC Madrassas

The connection between elitism, privilege, and the pseudo-religious campus cult of political correctness

Posted March 6th, 2017

Classroom Bullying As A Progressive Virtue

A creative writing prof — a self-described hater of white men in pickups — urges faculty to politicize their pedagogy

Posted November 28th, 2016

The Word From The Ivory Tower

The American Association of Renaissance Cardinals University Professors reacts to Armageddon

Posted November 10th, 2016

The Balkanization of Campus

As the education bubble edges towards bursting, progressive ideologues make things worse

Posted August 30th, 2016

Why Not Close Humanities Departments?

College professor says current humanities faculties are beyond saving

Posted May 11th, 2016

Grad School: No Christians Need Apply

A tell-all book exposes bigotries behind elite graduate school admissions

Posted January 6th, 2016

When Science Is Ideologically Inconvenient

Think conservatives are alone in selectively dismissing science? Look to your left

Posted December 31st, 2015

‘Laurus’ Ruins An Academic Career

Dangerous Russian novel’s beauty convinces man to abandon academia

Posted December 17th, 2015

The Unkindness of Strangers

Why Dominique Morriseau is a vicious nut, and what it says about this cultural moment

Posted December 11th, 2015