“Only Progressives Need Apply”

December 28, 2016

By Ilya Shapiro and Devin Watkins at The Cato Institute

William Felkner was a student at Rhode Island College, a state school, studying social work. The school’s faculty explained that as a profession “we do take sides” and are “devoted to the value of social and economic justice.” Accordingly, the professors required the students to lobby the state legislature for progressive policies...

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