The Rise of Identity Politics, Easy Sex & the Hard Way Back
The annual Day of Absence (DOA), a day on which nonwhite students choose to absent themselves from their classes in order to highlight the contributions of people of color to the campus community, had been a decades-old observance at Washington State's Evergreen State College by 2016. Following that year's presidential election, though, some POC Greeners (Evergreen people of color) said they felt unwelcome. So the format was changed to one in which nonwhites would come to campus while whites stayed away.
When evolutionary biology professor Bret Weinstein, who had never objected to DOA before, opted not to participate under the new structure, student mobs protested so vehemently that campus police advised him to stay...
has a BS in Computer Science and worked as a software engineer with IBM until she hopped off the career track to be a full-time mom. She lives in Indianapolis, IN, and writes on apologetics and matters of faith.This article originally appeared in Salvo, Issue #52, Spring 2020 Copyright © 2020 Salvo | www.salvomag.com https://salvomag.com/article/salvo52/a-selfless-society