Ep. 450: Academic Freedom vs. Academic…Justice?


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Okay, define "justice."

While doing some research for an upcoming show, I came across an op-…

Okay, define "justice."

While doing some research for an upcoming show, I came across an op-ed in The Harvard Crimson – written by a gender studies major – called "The Doctrine of Academic Freedom: Let’s give up on academic freedom in favor of justice."

Then all hell breaks loose.

Music:
Bob Whiting – "Shambala" (cover)

Mentioned:
FunkyEds Blog – Some valid criticisms of SSP

Look Closer:
Philosophy: Who Needs It
Freedom vs. Justice: Are They in Conflict?
Problematic: The Battle for Free Speech (Harvard Political Review)
Richard Herrnstein:
I.Q. – by Richard Herrnstein
Richard Herrnstein
Subramanian Swamy:
Pushed out of Harvard, professor returns fire
The Outlier – The inscrutable politics of Subramanian Swamy
John Rawls, A Theory of Justice:
Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy: John Rawls
Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy: Distributive Justice

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