How PC culture and safe spaces facilitate the rise of conservatism

College is a time for intellectual curiosity, or at least it used to be.  As liberals have increasingly dominated the academic profession, college has been transformed from a thinking space into a safe space and its culture from politically open into politically correct.  While on the surface it may seem that liberal professors have accomplished their goal of indoctrinating college students, the work of the professors has had an unintended consequence: young conservatives now know how to fight back against political suppression, and they are in a position to succeed. In case after case, colleges have instituted a culture that has removed political discourse from campus altogether.  From claiming that the use of the word "American" is "problematic" to banning the use of the word "mankind," colleges have created a culture that forces students to live in a bubble of liberalism, whether students like it or not.  George Orwell was not...(Read Full Post)