Academic Rogues Gallery
Although we have not checked every entry, the few entries we checked were well-sourced.
Of course, academic freedom gives professors the right to be crazy leftists. But it also gives student organizations the right to call them out. Free speech as an anecdote to academic freedom abused.
But academic freedom does not give professors the right to verbally abuse students. Nor does it give them the right to censor students’ speech by punishing them for using terms like “illegal alien,” or “male,” or “female,” as one intolerant professor did.
At MarquetteTwo Marquette professors show up on the list. One is Debra Oswald, who has inveighed against dads treating their young daughters like . . . girls.
We have blogged about Oswald’s course on prejudice, which is . . . prejudiced.
The other malefactor is Arts & Sciences Dean Rick Holz, who is taken to task for his attempt to fire this blogger.