George W. Dent

Law Professors Discuss Intellectual Diversity

Jan 23, 2018 by Gail Heriot , George W. Dent |

Intellectual diversity was a topic of debate and discussion at a recent meeting of the Association of American Law Schools.

Law Professors Celebrate Marriage and Work Ethic, Immediately Attacked as Racists

Sep 07, 2017 by George W. Dent |

Daring to defend the insitution of marriage and hard work will now get you in trouble with the thought police. 

Association of American Law Schools Snubs Pleas for Viewpoint Diversity

Feb 27, 2017 by George W. Dent |

George Dent writes about the lack of viewpoint diversity in American law schools.

The Self-Defeating Claim that Women and Minorities are Weak and Fragile

Nov 30, 2015 by George W. Dent |

The desire for "safe spaces" is an affirmation of weakness that is false and pernicious.

Association of American Law Schools: Conservatives Not Welcome

Oct 20, 2015 by George W. Dent |

The Association of American Law Schools tilts the deck against conservatives.

Sonia, What Happened?

May 05, 2014 by George W. Dent |

Sonia Sotomayor's impassioned dissent in Schuette v. BAMN seems to contradict views she expressed in her memoir, My Beloved Land.

Horatio Alger with Affirmative Action: A Review of My Beloved World

Jun 20, 2013 by George W. Dent |

George Dent reviews Sonia Sotomayor's memoir, released against the backdrop of the Supreme Court's deliberations over Fisher v. Texas.

Panic at Oberlin

Mar 08, 2013 by George W. Dent |

Classes are canceled at Oberlin College because of racist graffiti and Ku Klux Klan sightings.

Emory University’s Outcry Against Its President

Feb 28, 2013 by George W. Dent |

Emory University President John Wagner has been vilified by faculty and students for praising the three-fifths compromise in the original Constitution.

Free Speech Vindicated at University of Cincinnati

Jun 18, 2012 by George W. Dent |

Another university's restriction of free speech is judged unconstitutional.

Oops! In Dean Search Political Bias Went Public

May 03, 2011 by George W. Dent |

Case Western Reserve University School of Law rejected a conservative candidate after a website raised objections to his politics.

Potemkin Admissions: Law Professors Propose to Hide LSAT Data

Jul 13, 2010 by George W. Dent |

A movement is afoot to persuade law schools to withhold LSAT scores from U.S. News and World Report. The idea is to make it harder for the public to see how much the pursuit of racial preferences drags down the quality of admissions.

Hiring Discrimination and Quotas at OSU?

Oct 10, 2008 by George W. Dent |

A statement from the Ohio Association of Scholars about the "Comprehensive Equity" program at OSU, which seeks to increase the number of women appointed to faculty positions in the sciences.