Phi Beta Cons

Professor Penn’s Rant

Apparently, his punishment will be paid vacation. Inside Higher Ed story here.

One of the arguments in favor of “diversity” is that exposure to people who are “different” will break down stereotypes and promote cross-cultural understanding. It doesn’t seem to have worked in Penn’s case. He’s had plenty of exposure to students who are different and yet he mocks and attacks them in public. Or is “diversity” only a one-way street?

George Leef — George Leef is the director of research for the John William Pope Center for Higher Education Policy.

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