4 Jul 2014, 12:46 pm
Paul Born, President of Tamarack: An Institute for Community Engagement, and Don Bourgeois, Barrister & Solicitor and former editor of The Philanthropist, face off on the question of whether Collective Impact is a new and innovative approach to create effective social change or just a re-packaging of old ideas about collaboration. [read post]
I Don’t Care if Amy Wax Is Politically Incorrect; I Do Care that She’s Empirically Incorrect | HeterodoxAcademy.org
21 Sep 2017, 12:15 pm
I was one of the 33 members of the University of Pennsylvania Law School faculty to sign a letter criticizing Amy Wax’s (joint with Larry Alexander) op-ed and subsequent comments regarding the decline of bourgeois culture and its role in America’s perceived social ills. [read post]
7 Jan 2015, 7:59 am
In their honor, don’t call anything less “edgy. [read post]
18 Oct 2020, 11:18 am
We don't need free speech. [read post]
22 Apr 2017, 7:45 am
Once you've watched that, you'll have to stoop to faux naivety to act like you don't know what the university was talking about. [read post]
"It seems like him trying to buy time for what is the firing squad circling around him, calling for him to resign, but it kind of defies logic here."
4 Feb 2019, 1:59 pm
These procedures are an archaic bourgeois detail. [read post]
1 Sep 2017, 7:54 am
I admit that I don't want to talk about it, but the 33 lawprofs are indignantly proud of their complete refusal to talk about it. [read post]
30 Oct 2017, 4:00 pm
Judge Yolande Bourgeois doesn't know either. [read post]
1 Dec 2015, 8:31 am
Back to regular bourgeois blog programming. [read post]
4 Sep 2017, 5:05 am
After all, if you don’t sign on to the cries of racist and classist, you must be one, and nobody wants to be one. [read post]
17 Nov 2017, 6:53 pm
Maybe there is a fundamental opposition between the traditional "bourgeois" worldview and what we are clearly slouching towards. [read post]
"Trump-speak has always been a radically rough and wrong kind of poetry... his non sequiturs, his use of disjunction, his mangling of syntax..."
6 Apr 2020, 6:24 am
I don't know if the intention was to scream "vagina dentata," but that's what I heard. [read post]
5 Jun 2017, 9:13 am
I don’t think the school should have gone in and rescinded some offers because it wasn’t Harvard-affiliated, it was people doing stupid stuff. [read post]
"From the South Bronx to East New York, a new generation of graffiti writers has emerged... [L]ike early taggers who grew up in a city beset by crime, grime and empty coffers..."
8 Jul 2020, 2:12 pm
But don’t be fooled. [read post]
“Politics was part of our life. People don’t seem involved or passionate anymore; politics is something distant."
26 Nov 2018, 4:27 am
And: "I was a Marxist with all the love, all the passion, and all the despair one can expect from a bourgeois who chooses Marxism. [read post]
30 Nov 2016, 8:24 pm
This means don't throw the satirical baby out with the fake news bath water. [read post]
"Bob Dylan's failure to acknowledge his Nobel Prize in literature is 'impolite and arrogant,' according to a member of the body that awards it."
22 Oct 2016, 9:28 am
You don't think she was thrilled, inside? [read post]
13 Feb 2017, 2:07 pm
Obviously, don't look up the quotes. [read post]
"Now I don’t know what brought this up but I have no intention of hopping around the world ogling natives and peasants or whatever you had in mind."
5 Jul 2020, 12:20 pm
I thought the translation of the bourgeois view of travel into "hopping around the world ogling natives and peasants" was very nice. [read post]