You will find plenty of militant Leftists teaching in economics departments across America.
Getting more students to enroll is the goal of politicians and higher-education administrators almost everywhere.
It's a sad fact that many American college students never get to see intellectual combat in action.
Colleges keep finding new ways to spend money on non-educational things. One of them is teams that don't play sports, but rather “esports.”
It's rare to find a college leader who both understands the grave problems with our higher-education system and is willing to talk about them in public.
Given the endemic wastefulness of public colleges and universities, what sense does it make to demand more taxpayer dollars for them?