Robbins poses a false alternative. Either you go into a relationship exclusively to give, or you go into a relationship exclusively to take.
Thinking merged with indoctrination — imposing any kind of agenda from authority — is not education; it’s schooling.
President Obama’s vision is that of a man brainwashed through an academic vision of multiculturalism, in which American exceptionalism has no place.
Your life depends on it.
Admitting students strictly on the basis of their academic qualifications, which might seem to be common sense, is rejected by many college admissions committees.
Why should one follow honesty systematically, as a principle?
Once again the crisis in Greece is threatening the unity of the entire euro zone.
No Greek recovery will be possible until the newly elected Marxists become unapologetic capitalists.
The best that politicians can do is to give parents and children who are serious about education a mechanism to opt out of rotten schools. That option is something the education establishment fights tooth and nail against.
It is our moral obligation as faculty to defend our students’ basic rights to free speech and expression, whether we support those views or not.
To celebrate Randsday, you do something not done on any other holiday: you give yourself a present. Randsday is for getting that longed-for luxury you ordinarily would not buy for yourself.
Government freebies foster mediocre education — and expensive mediocre education, at that.
Demographic “diversity” is a notion often defended with fervor but seldom with facts.
Why do we accept humility as a virtue?
Are our political and cultural establishments connected to reality? Evidence shows that they are not.
I used to get angrier about such clueless reporting because when I worked at ABC News, editors based entire shows on silly ideas from the Times. Now we have more sources of news, so one newspaper doesn’t matter as much. Thank goodness.
Your life is in your own hands.
When the political left wants to help the black community, they usually want to help the worst elements in that community — thugs they portray as martyrs, for example — without the slightest regard for the negative effect this can have on the lives of the majority of decent black people.