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The Modern Equivalent of ‘No Irish Need Apply’


On her Dissident Prof blog, Mary Grabar writes about the job description for a faculty position in history at the University of Wisconsin–Platteville. Merely being a good historian is not nearly enough. Applicants must also demonstrate their commitment to a host of “issues” that are issues only if you accept the statist worldview. If any more evidence were needed to support the idea that there is an intellectual monoculture in higher education, here it is.


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