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The Case of The Chronicle of Higher Education

I had about as much intention of rehashing this as I ever have any intention of buying generic breakfast cereal. But unlike King Vitamin some things beg to be reconsidered. … Continue reading

May 14, 2012 · 4 Comments

Tweeting with CHE

Originally posted on zunguzungu:
The Chronicle of Higher Education has done the sensible thing and fired Naomi Schaefer Riley: We now agree that Ms. Riley’s blog posting did not meet The Chronicle’s…

May 8, 2012 · 1 Comment

What A Long Strange Trip It’s Been…

When I pulled off the highway during rush hour traffic to type out a response to Schaefer Riley’s attack on my iPad* I was being self-serving. I was serving MY … Continue reading

May 7, 2012 · 6 Comments

The Inferiority of Blackness as a Subject

I am writing this very quickly while on the side of Interstate 20. I am also struggling mightily to not use my colorful repertoire of insanely rhythmic and appropriate curse … Continue reading

May 2, 2012 · 191 Comments