This item from the UK is a shocking example of leftist identity politics in power:
Male, pale and stale university professors are to be given “reverse mentors” to teach them about unconscious bias, under a new Government funded scheme.
Under the project, white men in senior academic posts will be assigned a junior female colleague from an ethnic minority as a mentor.
Prof John Rowe, who is overseeing the project at Birmingham University, said he hoped the scheme will allow eminent professors to confront their own biases and leave them “feeling quite uncomfortable”.
Two days after a terror attack in his own country, President Hassan Rouhani will leave Tehran for New York on Monday to attend a meeting of
The Great Delusion: Liberal Dreams and International Realities, John J. Mearsheimer, Yale University Press, 328 pages
John J. Mearsheimer,
Scott Beauchamp, contributor: With The Burnout Society, I recently finished reading all of the Byung-Chul Han that has been translated into
Bruce Riedel reports on the destabilizing effects of Mohammed bin Salman, the Saudi crown prince. He concludes:
The Trump administration ha
Solzhenitsyn wrote that in the Soviet Union, trials were never to be treated as a matter of the guilt or innocence of the
A German-speaking subscriber to Der Spiegel sent me a copy of the German newsmagazine’s big cover piece on Pope Francis. I ran i
This terra cotta iconic image of the Virgin and Child sits on the mantel in my home. My wife and I were admiring how the image
Christine Blasey Ford named four people who could corroborate her claim that Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her at a high sc
Mike Pompeo was annoyed when Andrea Mitchell had the temerity to ask him about his decision to lie to Congress to protect arms sales to the
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This is a big story. Azusa Pacific University has flipped on LGBT. More:
Effective this fall 2018 semester, Azusa Pacific remove
Via the Twitter feed of Amir Sariaslan.
Here’s a new form of relationship brought about by the October Revolution. It’s a priso
Yemen’s Hodeidah offensive: once avoidable, now imminent. Peter Salisbury warns that the offensive will worsen Yemen’s already severe human
This is totalitarian. The BBC reports:
A French court has ordered far-right leader Marine Le Pen to undergo psychiatric tests as
PRI reports on a media campaign sponsored by Inside Arabia that is seeking to raise awareness of the war on Yemen’s human toll and to deman
‘The Temptation of St. Galgano,’ by Luca Daum
After my speech in Genoa, there was a long line of people wanting me to sign their
Friends send this story from Italy, summarized thus by La Nuova BQ, my favorite source of news and commentary on the Church in I
As I wrote here in this space from my Italian trip, the Vatican seems to be living in a dream world when it comes to the US sex
Christine Blasey Ford says Brett Kavanaugh tried to rape her at a party in the 1980s when they were both in high school. Kavanaugh says it
I just arrived home from the Catholic Medical Association annual convention, where I gave a Benedict Option talk. I’m worn out
In the late 1990s, during the swollen stages of the dot-com bubble, Marc Collins-Rector founded Digital Entertainment Network. A sort of pr
An attack in the northwestern Syrian province of Idlib was imminent. Bashar al-Assad’s forces were positioning helicopters close to the fro
Peter Salisbury connects the Trump administration’s farcical certification with the coalition’s Hodeidah offensive:
The U.S., by certifying
Mike Pompeo’s certification earlier this month that the Saudi coalition was working to reduce harm to civilians in Yemen was an obvious sha
The Senate Judiciary Committee called on Judge Kavanaugh and accuser Christine Blasey Ford to disclose before Thursday’s hearing evidence re
Air pollution is one of the most pressing public health issues facing the UK, with new health warnings hitting the headlines on a seemingly
The New Yorker dropped a story on Sunday night of a second woman accusing Judge Brett Kavanaugh of lewd behavior some 30 years ago. Ronan Fa
The New Yorker hit piece on Brett Kavanaugh published Sunday night accusing Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh, without corroborati
Thousands gather for the annual festival in Munich.
Is this credible? Hey, would a man who turned a porn star who reneged on a payoff into a paragon of civic virtue lie? Early this morning,
Kevin Daley, DCNF Democratic Sen. Patty Murray of Washington warned Sunday that the GOP is poised to repeat past mistakes, saying that Senat
My therapist has helped me recover some lost memories from the early 1980s when Brett Kavanaugh kidnapped me and sexually harassed me on
Returning to a familiar rebuttal, Trump questioned why Ford didn’t report the assault, which she claims occurred in the summer of 1982.
Judge Kavanaugh labels the New Yorker’s report a “smear, plain and simple.” He should be applauded for his restraint.
"His credibility is already very questionable in my mind."
A staff member for Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) is thought to have been responsible for leaking Christie Blasey Ford's allegations against S
As the trustworthiness of news outlets is under constant assault, the Washington Post’s article adds credence to charges of ‘fake news.’
Do you believe Ford or Kavanaugh and why?
Season five of Netflix's "Bojack Horseman" harps on the lessons of #MeToo at the expense of developing the show's characters.
Democrats, such as newly elected Rep. Conor Lamb, who won a special election in a Pennsylvania district carried by 20 points for Presiden
The Democrats' current attack on Judge Brett Kavanaugh obviously recalls their failed assault on Clarence Thomas, who has gone on to a disti
He will toe the democrat line if elected.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Phil Bredesen is a Democrat. But he’d rather you not mention that
The Israel Defense Forces are so much more than the picture of raw power perceived in news stories and war-centered history books. The I
Claiming that homosexuality and Christianity are incompatible, Rev. Paul Kalchik—a Catholic priest from Chicago’s North Side with blazing bl
She has a few ideas...err...demands?
Weasel words, weasel moves from an emotionally overwrought deputy AG eager to ingratiate himself with Democrats
If Republicans surrender on Kavanaugh, on the basis of what we know now, they will face the fury of their own voters — and rightly so.
No male will be safe if this travesty is allowed to stand.