The Corner

Schoolhouse Quagmire

An educator in Michigan e-mails:

I love this line I heard today from a Vet who spoke at our school assembly.

He talked about the “…educational quagmire and political correctness…”

of the institutions that no longer teach about military valor and honor.

Educational quagmire…wonder how the liberals would feel if conservatives

started using that tagline?

Most Popular

Education

The Deflation of the Academic Brand

Trumpism is sometimes derided as an updated know-nothingism that rejects expertise and the input of credentialed expertise. Supposedly, professionals who could now save us tragically have their talent untapped as they sit idle at the Council on Foreign Relations, the economics Department at Harvard, or in the ... Read More
Elections

My Journey into the Heart of Obama-Trump Country

After eight years of displeasure with Barack Obama’s presidency, Carla Johnson was ready for a drastic change. The 41-year-old lab technician from Cresco, Iowa, fell for Donald Trump very early in the 2016 primary season. She loved his “take-no-[sh**]” style, his conservative stances on gun control and ... Read More