Last summer, Columbia University Professor John McWhorter wrote that he was receiving missives almost daily “from professors living in constant fear for their career because their opinions” are incompatible with campus orthodoxies. On today’s episode of So to Speak: The Free Speech Podcast, we catch up with McWhorter to discuss how the culture has changed (or not) since The Atlantic published his article, “Academics Are Really, Really Worried About Their Freedom.”
McWhorter is a member of FIRE’s Board of Directors and the host of the popular Lexicon Valley podcast.
Have questions or ideas for future shows? Email us at email@example.com.