In today’s Clarion Call, Jane Shaw boldly jumps with both feet into the politically incorrect minefield of whether African-American studies are a valid discipline at universities. Her article was sparked by a story in the News & Observer about some jaw-dropping abuses recently uncovered by an investigation of UNC-Chapel Hill’s African and Afro-American Studies department, as well as some other incidents, such as Naomi Schaefer Riley getting bounced from the Chronicle of Higher Education for questioning the discipline’s level of scholarship.
Brenee Goforth, September 20, 2019
Jon Guze, September 20, 2019
Mitch Kokai, September 20, 2019
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