Phi Beta Cons

Nasty Business at East Georgia College

Our friends at FIRE have a new case involving a college’s astoundingly authoritarian treatment of a professor who had the nerve to say that the school’s sexual harassment policy was flawed because it had no provision to protect against false accusations. Evidently that caused the woman in charge of the training session where he made the comment to blow a gasket. He was summarily fired back in August and has yet to receive a hearing or even a formal list of the charges against him. I comment on this unbelievable case here.

Imagine if he’d complained about the school’s diversity policy!

George Leef is the the director of editorial content at the James G. Martin Center for Academic Renewal.

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