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"Aca-Deaniacs"?

Here, via Inside Higher Ed, is an interesting analysis of what may about to a death embrace between the postmodern academic left and the Democratic Party. Here’s the concluding paragraph:

If the Democratic Party comes to be dominated by angry ill-informed activists who believe that George Bush is more evil than Saddam Hussein or Osama bin Laden, it will have a bleak future. It’s time for Democrats, if only out of their own self-interest, to start paying attention to the tragic decline of our college and universities. If they don’t, the party’s future will be in the hands of the acadeaniacs.

Read the whole thing.

Discussions - 2 Comments

I just read the article: A great piece! I think the left’s cause is hopeless but we must continue to "out" them to reduce their influence on our politics and education as much as possible.

Yeah -- and I guess the loony right Florida legislation -- making profs have to shill the loony right notion of so-called intelligent design, how Ronnie Ray Gun won the war - instead of creating Osama Bin Laden and the whole Jihadist fundamentalist notion of death to the west, etc. etc. will lead to the rise of what >>>> China & India running the world while we have a nice dominionist xristian nation.....yeah I can’t wait.

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