"I would rather be remembered for writing something that was...offensive, than to be forgotten for writing something bloodless."
The university's litmus test is a lawsuit waiting to happen.
"It's a disservice to undergrads," said one student.
"You're in no position to lecture the public about anything. You know nothing about the real world."
Larry Shue's The Foreigner has KKK villains. Administrators think students can't handle that.
A New York Times reporter says "the situation was way more complicated than it first appeared." No, it wasn't.
"Despite its usage by academics and cultural influencers, 98% of Latinos prefer other terms to describe their ethnicity."
The author of the provocative intellectual memoir The Problem with Everything takes on fourth-wave feminism and celebrates Gen X's "toughness."
"Antifa and the Far Right," he adds, are "good for nothing."
In a new book, Peter Boghossian, one of the perpetrators of the "grievance studies" hoax, outlines how ideological opponents can reach common ground.
Local Man Uses Viral Fame To Raise $1 Million for Charity, Journalist Digs Up Offensive Tweets He Made at Age 16
Carson King is the latest victim of a cancel culture that's out of control.
Conservatives deploy state power to go after speech they don't like.
Right-wing cancel culture comes for Jamie Riley, who dared to criticize the American flag.
He was hired to bring ideological diversity to The Atlantic and fired days later for being heterodox. He's not a fan of Donald Trump but finds his critics just as bad.
Berkeley, California Will 'Degenderize' Its Municipal Code, Getting Rid of Words Like 'Manhole' and 'Ombudsman'
The progressive bastion is trying to make its laws more inclusive, semantically at least.
"The cost of not doing this is the harm done to other Googlers every time they encounter these terms," says the company's diversity and inclusion team.
Some students at the University of the Arts want the firebrand feminist fired. Where did they get the idea they should be picking faculty?
The Columbia University linguist discusses the Jussie Smollett hoax, Donald Trump, and "antiracism" as a new secular religion.
Columbia linguist John McWhorter on the Jussie Smollett hoax, Donald Trump, and "antiracism" as a new secular religion.
In Blueprint: The Evolutionary Origins of a Good Society, Nicholas Christakis says natural selection "prewires" us for peaceful co-existence.
Young Adult Fiction Author Cancels Book Publication After Social Justice Crowd Says It Isn't Woke Enough
To paraphrase Ray Bradbury, social media is full of people running around with lit matches.
The #MeToo-ed comedian jokes about Parkland kids and transgender pronouns in leaked footage of his new routines.
Modern leftist activism is mired in infighting between the most marginalized and their allies. Blame intersectionality.
Call it the "Baby, It's Cold Outside" backlash.
His 16-year-old blog posts are completely irrelevant to his testimony on the minimum wage.
Also: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez owns the cons while spouting policy B.S.
The reporters who made this nontroversy a story should be ashamed of themselves.
"I sincerely apologize to the LGBTQ community for my insensitive words from my past."
Watch the Oxford-style debate hosted by the Soho Forum.
"I had to add a content warning or else."
Kelly says the social media site offered no explanation, which would violate its own policies.
A culture of outrage doesn't help anyone.
Many who oppose "political correctness" also support a variety of specific types of censorship.
"Most members of the 'exhausted majority,' and then some, dislike political correctness."
Editor David Remnick wanted to scrutinize Trump-era populism, but his liberal peers won't let him.
Plus: Why Jordan Peterson may be right about postmodern neo-Marxism.
The novelist talks about film, #MeToo, Hollywood hypocrisy, the savviness of Kim Kardashian, and the longevity of American Psycho and Less Than Zero.
"Caused harm to members of several communities"