Posts Tagged

Social Justice

identity politics

White nationalism is identity politics. Indeed, it is identity politics in its most primordial form. The leaders of the violent white supremacists in Virginia this...
otto warmbier

Otto Warmbier passed away on Monday. He was 22. The University of Virginia student’s last days were anything but peaceful. He was released just last week...
majority

If you wanted to distill the breathtaking stupidity of our modern age into a single anecdote, you could do no better than New York Times...
transgender

Last year, students at Brandeis produced what I was sure would be a long-reigning champion in the “you can’t make this stuff up” department. Brandeis’s...
cultural appropriation

So, the self-parody of the grievance industry at our nation’s colleges and universities continues. The latest student outrage is at Oberlin College revolves around “culturally...
Harvard

Harvard undergraduate students eating at Annenberg Dining Hall were recently greeted with -- I am not making this up -- a “Holiday Placemat for Social...
anti-semitism

Pope Francis’s trip to America has riveted the media and the public. So it is little surprise that politicians are hoping to exploit his presence...
Jerry Seinfeld

When Jerry Seinfeld complained about political correctness on college campuses, he was attacked by some on the left for making something out of very little....

Community service and "social justice" at Yale is coordinated through Dwight Hall which helps student organizations with basic administrative functions: photocopying, lending cars, some funding,...

Powerline’s Paul Mirengoff has written a dissent from my defense of the term “social justice.” I admire Mirengoff, and his response is intelligent and worth...

Arthur Brooks, president of the American Enterprise Institute, has written an excellent essay in the current issue of COMMENTARY. It lays out a conservative social justice...

The left has always had a knack for the high-sounding phrase, such as New Deal, Great Society, etc.  One that is increasingly in vogue these...