Millennial History

By Steve Jackson

The WOKE demolition of the college

 ‘Get Woke, go broke.” It’s a phrase people coined to describe the failure of Hollywood’s recent politics- drenched efforts at blockbuster films, from which viewers stayed away from in droves. But now it applies to another field: higher education. College and graduate degrees were comparatively rare before about 1970. People could be quite successful without […]


New York University fired Maitland Jones Jr. because his organic chemistry course was “too hard” for his students. The man wrote the textbook on the subject, now in its fifth edition, and had been a star professor at Princeton. He went out of his way to tape lectures, at his own expense, to mitigate some […]