The controversial speaker visited Columbia and it was... fine?
"Dear Charles Murray: Say it to my face," read one Notre Dame demonstrator's sign.
Washington Times editorial. Charles Murray corrects the record. It took the Middlebury mishigas to motivate a response from the mild-mannered Murray.
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The once-valuable (and now hateful and vile) Southern Poverty Law Center has long labeled Charles Murray an “extremist” and a “white nationalist.” The SPLC’s label not only contributes to lazy headlines and borderline-slanderous reporting, it also seems to have partly inspired the violent attack against Murray at Middlebury College. Show More Summary
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A BLOW FOR FREE SPEECH: Charles Murray speaks at Columbia, with support of nearly 150 faculty members.
Some professors said they don't agree with what Murray has to say, but they defend his right to say it.
Three weeks after leftist protesters violently shut down Charles Murray's lecture at Middlebury College...
MATTHEW CONTINETTI: Charles Murray’s Attackers: What happened to Charles Murray at Middlebury was an affront to academic freedom, democratic norms, freedom of speech, and basic manners. The mob action was, in a word, fascistic—extrajudicial, intolerant, irrational, violent, rooted in a politics of identity. Show More Summary
Bill Maher tonight once again criticized campus liberals after the violence that broke out at Middlebury when Charles Murray spoke on campus.
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MAKE THE PUNISHMENT FIT THE CRIME: Charles Murray sympathizes with the difficulty facing Middlebury in disciplining the students who disrupted his speech. The ones who physically assaulted him and a Middlebury professor should be expelled, of course, but what about all the ones whose chanting prevented him from speaking? “We’re talking about violations that involve […]
“If this becomes the new normal… the intellectual thugs will take over many campuses….A minority of faculty are cowing a majority in the same way that a minority of students are cowing the majority.” Why Charles Murray is pessimistic...Show More Summary
DENNIS PRAGER: Some on the Left Now Criticize the Students They Created. Take New York Times columnist Frank Bruni. His latest column is filled with dismay over the way Middlebury College students attacked Charles Murray and a liberal woman professor who interviewed him (she was injured by the rioters). I have no doubt that Bruni […]
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A Middlebury college professor is speaking out about the harrowing moments when she found herself caught in the middle of an angry mob of people who came to protest conservative sociologist Charles Murray's appearance on campus last week. Show More Summary
"They couldn’t look at me directly, because if they had, they would have seen another human being," writes Allison Stanger, the professor who brought Charles Murray to Middlebury College to speak.Students were chanting, “Who is the enemy?...Show More Summary
The ugly incident at Vermont’s Middlebury College on March 2, in which a discussion featuring social scientist Charles Murray was ended by hecklers and a professor was injured in the ensuing melee, predictably has triggered a torrent of think pieces about the surge of political intolerance on our...
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