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2019-08-23 Home Front: Culture Wars
Women-only STEM college programs under attack for male discrimination
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Posted by g(r)omgoru 2019-08-23 07:56|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [6481 views ]  Top

#1 make them play by their own rules - Alinskey
Posted by Frank G 2019-08-23 08:18||   2019-08-23 08:18|| Front Page Top

#2 If the syllabus consists of racial mathematics, pan-sexual chemistry, transsexual friendly engineering etc. with equal outcome grading systems - thanks.

Intelligent people are better off not going to politicized classrooms.
Posted by Dron66046 2019-08-23 09:43||   2019-08-23 09:43|| Front Page Top

#3 Now identity politics is f---ing up the hard sciences, threatening to make them into the same kind of affirmative action shitshow that has destroyed the humanities and social sciences.

Heather MacDonald brings the appalling news. Read it and weep.
Posted by Lex 2019-08-23 09:51||   2019-08-23 09:51|| Front Page Top

#4 Reality does not recognize gender (all 57 of them). A bridge works or it doesn't - it doesn't care who designed or built it.
This sort of thing could lead to disasters.
Posted by Rambler in Virginia 2019-08-23 10:29||   2019-08-23 10:29|| Front Page Top

#5 I read it all. Depressing, infuriating and frustrating. MacDonald exposes it beautifully. Her article should be nailed to the UCLA doors.

Project Wakanda. Take over the institutions, agencies and administrations built over centuries of struggle with nature and adversity by the white man. Then use them to indulge in your tribal fantasies and nursing your inferiority issues.
Posted by Dron66046 2019-08-23 10:30||   2019-08-23 10:30|| Front Page Top

#6 Destroy the Literature and Sociology departments, and our society and economy can still function.

But destroy basic and applied science in this society, and we will very quickly decline and cease to be a great nation.

This is not just appalling. It's terrifying. How do we get these fools out of their positions of power? When will this madness be stopped?
Posted by Lex 2019-08-23 11:01||   2019-08-23 11:01|| Front Page Top

#7 This is why they're pushing STEAM (STEM with Arts) to get that sweet sweet funding for unemployable majors
Posted by Frank G 2019-08-23 11:43||   2019-08-23 11:43|| Front Page Top

#8 We need too have a purge, like a Stalinistic purge of all these nitwits who will never contribute too society.
Posted by chris 2019-08-23 13:00||   2019-08-23 13:00|| Front Page Top

#9 We need all the smart, hardworking people we can get to help invent the future. But a women-only program or special treatment like the extra time on exams as some professor proposed seems like a great way to permanently brand someone as Not The Real Deal when it comes to doing the job.
Posted by SteveS 2019-08-23 13:45||   2019-08-23 13:45|| Front Page Top

#10 My favorite bit of BS are the "Engineering Education" idiots. Think rejects from the Education schools coming into the engineering schools to tell the profs they're teaching all wrong.
Posted by Rob Crawford 2019-08-23 19:50||   2019-08-23 19:50|| Front Page Top

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