Report Urges College Leaders to Discuss Free Speech Issues

Report Urges College Leaders to Discuss Free Speech Issues

College boards should make sure their institutions’ presidents are available to talk to students who want to voice concerns about campus culture and issues of free speech, a new report issued by the Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges states. Presidents should also initiate communication with such students, according to the report, titledRead more about Report Urges College Leaders to Discuss Free Speech Issues[…]

Jesse Jackson Invokes History to Encourage Voter Participation

Jesse Jackson Invokes History to Encourage Voter Participation

“Keep your eyes on the prize” was the message Reverend Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. delivered to audience members at George Mason University (GMU) in an effort to inspire social change and increase voter turnout for the upcoming Virginia elections in November. On Friday evening, Jackson spoke at GMU’s Harris Theater as a part of hisRead more about Jesse Jackson Invokes History to Encourage Voter Participation[…]

Is North Korea Different?

Is North Korea Different?

Earlier this week I was chatting with two casual acquaintances whom I sometimes run into at the park. The first was a man from Pennsylvania, a staunch Trump supporter; though, it should be said that, as far as Trump supporters go, he is usually very reasonable. The other was a Canadian woman, a self-described “liberal.”Read more about Is North Korea Different?[…]