Recently an article appeared in Bloomberg entitled “Hook-Up Culture at Harvard, Stanford Wanes Amid Assault Alarm.” The piece has since been edited to better, but not entirely, reflect my views. In the original, I was both quoted and paraphrased from an interview I had with the author. The interview request stemmed from two op-eds I…
Yes, there are things wrong in today’s world that are a result of Western actions and ideas. At the same time, most of what’s right with the world is also Western.
Stanford should have a standard core curriculum in the “Great Books” mold, exposing people to the most important ideas in our history.
There is nothing wrong with the existence of, or being, the elite.
Men use drugs and alcohol responsibly.
It’s considered not manly to open up.
Buffalo wings, MMA and scantily clad women have little to do with manhood.
An admission to Stanford is an obligation.