Professors Threaten Bad Grades for Saying ‘Illegal Alien,’ ‘Male,’ ‘Female’

August 29, 2015

By Peter Hasson at Campus Reform

Multiple professors at Washington State University have explicitly told students their grades will suffer if they use terms such as “illegal alien,” "male," and “female,” or if they fail to “defer” to non-white students.

According to the syllabus for Selena Lester Breikss’ “Women & Popular Culture” class, students risk a failing grade if they use any common descriptors that Breikss considers “oppressive and hateful language.”

"Students will come to recognize how white privilege functions in everyday social structures and institutions...

Schools: Washington State University