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12 Nov 2018, 2:55 am by Walter Olson
Shep Melnick on his new book The Transformation of Title IX: Regulating Gender Equality in Education [Christina Hoff Sommers review, Education Next; Brookings; Melnick in National Affairs] And three video appearances by the author [Rockefeller Center at Dartmouth, Hoover Institution, Harvard Program on Constitutional Government] Some early looks at Department of Education’s planned revamp of Title IX regs [Robby Soave, Reason and more; KC Johnson, Minding the Campus;… [read post]
6 Nov 2007, 2:26 am
" To this list of supremely naïve questions I'll add another one that shows up in various forms: "Why don't they hire KC Johnson? [read post]
6 Mar 2008, 8:42 am
And have they noticed that Duke itself has used a Web site to promote its side of the story, as Durham-in-Wonderland's KC Johnson points out? [read post]
31 Aug 2017, 9:05 pm by Walter Olson
[Jacob Gershman on Twitter citing SEC filing] Symposium with Richard Epstein, Heather Mac Donald, KC Johnson, John McWhorter, Jonathan Rauch, Adam White and many others: “Is Free Speech Under Threat in the United States? [read post]
25 Jan 2015, 9:05 pm by Walter Olson
Kirsten Gillibrand [KC Johnson, Minding the Campus] Smith College: “the word crazy was censored from the transcript, replaced with the term ‘ableist slur.'” [Kevin Cullen, Boston Globe] “Community College Courtesy of the Federal Taxpayer? [read post]
6 Jan 2015, 9:05 pm by Walter Olson
Many states have liberalized rules on family homeschooling, now comes the backlash from proponents of tighter regulation [NY Times] Kansas Supreme Court decrees higher school spending, estimated taxpayer cost upwards of $500 million [Greg Weiner, Law and Liberty, Wichita Eagle; earlier] After all, judicially directed school munificence worked so well in nearby Kansas City, Missouri [via @David_Boaz] Scaring ourselves to death: the insanity of school active shooter drills [Radley Balko] University… [read post]
8 May 2012, 9:06 pm by Walter Olson
Tuccille, Reason] “Education Department Pushes Racial Quotas in School Discipline” [Hans Bader, CEI] “What Yale and the Times Did to Patrick Witt” [KC Johnson, Minding the Campus] Tweet Tags: colleges and universities, disability & schools, law schools, New York Times, school discipline, schools, suici, Title IX, Yale Education roundup is a post from Overlawyered - Chronicling the high cost of our legal system [read post]
3 Dec 2015, 9:05 pm by Walter Olson
” Audience bursts into applause [KC Johnson, Minding the Campus] An earlier generation of student protesters rebelled against control by elders, now they ask institutions for more parent-like care [Jeannie Suk, The New Yorker] Tags: colleges and universities, political correctnessCampus climate roundup is a post from Overlawyered - Chronicling the high cost of our legal system [read post]
15 Jul 2018, 9:01 pm by Jim Sedor
Campaign Finance National: “Investment Firm EnCap to Pay $500,000 to Settle Pay-to-Play Claims” by Liz Hampton for Reuters National: “Exclusive: Secret money funds more than 40% of outside congressional ads” by Frereka Schouten for USA Today Elections National: “Mueller Indicts 12 Russians for DNC Hacking Days Before Trump-Putin Summit” by Darren Samuelsohn, Cory Bennet, and Josh Gerstein for Politico Ethics National: “The Quest to Get a Pardon in the Trump… [read post]
7 May 2010, 4:30 am by Jim Dedman
KC Johnson, who through his blog Durham in Wonderland, reported on the Duke lacrosse case several years ago, is now blogging the tragic Virginia lacrosse-related murder case. [read post]
21 Jul 2015, 4:05 am by Walter Olson
[University of Kansas; Greg Piper, The College Fix] “No Due Process, Please; This is a Campus” [KC Johnson, Minding the Campus] Fourth Circuit: no insurer duty to defend Liberty U. in Miller-Jenkins kidnapping suit [WSET, Virginia Lawyers Weekly, earlier here and many other posts] Ex-Arkansas college student wants $75,000 after claiming she broke fingers in musical-chairs game [AP/Daily Journal] “Portland State University Will Shut Down Political Activity If… [read post]
28 May 2014, 9:05 pm by Walter Olson
California voters thought they’d reined in don’t-hurry-on-English “bilingual” instruction methods, but legislators have other ideas [Steven Greenhut, San Diego Union-Tribune] “Report: Too Much Regulation Is Hurting Scientists” [Inside Higher Ed via Instapundit; two earlier federal surveys "found principal investigators spend 42 percent of their time on administrative tasks"] This should end well: Mayor de Blasio hands keys to NYC school system over to… [read post]
6 Oct 2017, 3:02 am by Walter Olson
” [AP/WOUB] Student protesters called on Evergreen State “to target STEM faculty in particular for ‘antibias’ training” [Heather Heying, WSJ] From this excerpt, upcoming Shep Melnick book on Title IX, OCR and federal control of colleges sounds top-notch [Law and Liberty] What to expect as Education Department reconsiders its former Dear Colleague policies [KC Johnson and Stuart Taylor, Jr., Weekly Standard] Tags: colleges and universities, law… [read post]
23 Nov 2011, 8:18 am by Matt Johnston
 Professor KC Johnson (of the Duke Rape Case fame) posits some interesting things that have come out of Durham with regard to the UC-Davis incident about student rights and how campus administrations should deal with students. [read post]
10 Jun 2014, 9:15 pm by Walter Olson
[Sandy Hingston, Philly magazine] My Commentary piece last summer on related issues: “Sentence First, Verdict Afterward” The feds’ Title IX complaint against Tufts [Terry Hartle, Inside Higher Ed] KC Johnson coverage, Minding the Campus: OCR will investigate 55 schools; early reaction to White House report; Occidental has assured students and their parents that the process is committed to fairness; suits by male students at Columbia and Drew; taking issue with… [read post]
15 Mar 2018, 3:03 am by Walter Olson
& KC Johnson, Real Clear Politics; Linda LeFauve & Stuart Taylor Jr. on the long-deflated yet still influential Lisak campus rape study; “Forcing Students to Apply to College Is a Bad Idea” [George Leef, Martin Center, earlier] “Congress Should Deregulate Private Universities, Not Regulate Them More” [John McGinnis, Liberty and Law on bill to restrain colleges from applying discipline for membership in a fraternity or sorority]… [read post]
14 Sep 2007, 8:20 am
"If you look at how American politics has developed in the last 20 years, there's a consistent pattern of getting tough on crime, reducing civil liberties, and giving more power to prosecutors," says Robert 'KC' Johnson, a Brooklyn College professor who covered the Duke case in a daily blog. 'This is really the first high profile event [] where there's been a very strong push by most people, regardless of ideology, in the other direction.'… [read post]
1 Oct 2020, 4:22 am by SHG
KC Johnson* did that in the Wall Street Journal. [read post]
15 Sep 2007, 2:33 am
., one of America's most insightful legal commentators (and a former reporter at The New York Times), and KC Johnson, a history professor at Brooklyn College and the City University of New York, portray Nifong as "evil or deluded or both" . . . [read post]
14 Sep 2007, 12:54 pm
The Economist's Lexington column if focused on Stuart Taylor and KC Johnson's book, Until Proven Innocent. [read post]