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What if College is Making People Stupid?

May 13, 2014

By Seth Mandel at Commentary Magazine

International Monetary Fund director Christine Lagarde has become the latest commencement speaker to be chased off by American academia’s guardians of the eternally closed minds. After protests over Lagarde’s planned graduation speech at Smith College from professors and students, Lagarde bowed out, echoing Condoleezza Rice’s tactful statement about not wanting to derail the celebratory atmosphere of the day...

Cases: Nationwide: Colleges Across the Country Disinvite Commencement Speakers