political correctness

persecution

Why liberals turn a blind eye to the global persecution of Christians

September 3, 2019 7:12 am

Religious minorities are having their human dignity trampled on

lunatics chris lilley
charlottesville

Memories of a misspent youth in Charlottesville

May 2, 2019 11:53 am

Sebastian Flyte had nothing on me

middlebury college

The Middlebury mess

April 23, 2019 2:43 pm

Students are open to challenging ideas. Their administrators are not

nathan pyle

Pyle on: the warped logic of online cancel culture

April 9, 2019 3:07 pm

Political positions are more nuanced than what can fit into a tweet

jordan peterson cambridge

Jordan Peterson and mob rule at the University of Cambridge

March 28, 2019 1:51 pm

Several Cambridge dons have been in touch to express their dismay at this craven capitulation to the mob

jordan peterson cambridge

Cambridge’s shameful decision to rescind Jordan Peterson’s visiting fellowship

March 21, 2019 3:29 am

The university’s ‘inclusive environment’ means the Canadian philosopher isn’t welcome. But of course...

tucker carlson

The miserable, squalid campaign to stifle Tucker Carlson

March 11, 2019 1:01 pm

The Fox News host’s only real crime is daring to be provocative in a dull media world

woke corporation

The woke corporation: how campus madness entered the workplace

March 7, 2019 12:36 am

Governments have always been vulnerable to forms of political craziness. What’s new is the behavior of big business

universities

The craziest campus news: universities are still good

March 6, 2019 12:10 pm

For all the free speech fights, higher education continues to make people more trusting and civil

lee carter forgiving

The digital age hasn’t made society more forgiving

February 10, 2019 2:05 pm

Internet guilt is obscenely subjective

toxic masculinity

Masculinity isn’t toxic – corporate moralizing is

January 16, 2019 12:23 pm

Gillette, we thought you were on our side

James Lindsay, Helen Pluckrose and Peter Boghossian (Mike Nayna)

The trial of Peter Boghossian

January 11, 2019 8:24 pm

Within a few days, Peter received a letter from Portland State University informing him that there were concerns he had fabricated data

godfrey elfwick

The Winterfest Carol of Godfrey Elfwick

December 21, 2018 5:00 am

Godfrey bless us, every one!

konstantin kisin

Let’s admit that comedy is problematic

December 15, 2018 11:08 am

Godfrey Elfwick is deeply troubled by Konstantin Kisin’s reaction to a London university’s perfectly reasonable request

titania mcgrath

Welcome back Titania McGrath!

December 10, 2018 8:56 pm

She inspires thousands of followers, or dare I say, disciples, with a heady mixture of defiant slam poetry and staunch feminist views

kevin hart

Kevin Hart is the offense archaeologists’ latest victim

December 7, 2018 10:37 am

The PC police have won, again

thanksgiving

Stop pretending you don’t love Thanksgiving

November 21, 2018 11:22 am

You get to tell your whole family that they’re fascists

Doctor Who Jodie Whittaker

The new Doctor Who Jodie Whittaker is a delight – but the script isn’t

October 11, 2018 8:28 am

The phrase ‘get woke, go broke’ captures well why Doctor Who was losing fans – and I’m not sure the writing in the new series dispenses with this problem

james lindsay helen pluckrose peter boghossian grievance studies

Yes, the Grievance Studies hoax is hilarious – but it’s also rather worrying

October 3, 2018 6:45 am

In order for a society to remain even vaguely healthy it has to have healthy institutions. And for institutions to be healthy, they need to be justly respected

When diversity means uniformity

June 10, 2018 1:10 pm

I’d been suffering under the misguided illusion that the purpose of mainstream publishers like Penguin Random House was to sell…