"Morally Grotesque" - Whistleblower At Smith College Resigns Over 'Reverse-Racism'

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Holy cow! Leftists are turning our educational institutions into boiling cauldrons of racism
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21 February 2021
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Our American Future
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We all know that something morally grotesque is swallowing liberal America. Almost no one wants to risk talking about it out loud....

But the hour is very late. It calls for courage. And courage has come in the form of a woman named Jodi Shaw....

She is a divorced mother of two children. She is a lifelong liberal and an alumna of the college. And she has had a front-row seat to the illiberal, neo-racist ideology masquerading as progress.

In October 2020, after Shaw felt that she had exhausted all her internal options, she posted a video on YouTube, blowing the whistle on, what she says, is an atmosphere of racial discrimination at the school.

“I ask that Smith College stop reducing my personhood to a racial category. Stop telling me what I must think and feel about myself,” she said.

“Stop presuming to know who I am or what my culture is based upon my skin color. Stop asking me to project stereotypes and assumptions onto others based on their skin color.”

Watch the whole thing here: Dear Smith College: I Have a Few Requests:


Here’s how Shaw put it in her resignation letter to Smith College President Kathleen McCartney, which she sent to me to publish in full:...


‘Need to Tell the Truth’: Whistleblower Staffer at Smith College Resigns Over ‘Anti-Racist’ Programs, Epoch Times, February 21, 2021:

...In the meantime, she set up a GoFundMe page, which, according to her, has been “placed on hold” by the crowdfunding site. “I fear this is for ideological reasons.”

Shaw said Smith College, a small liberal arts school, increasingly pushed “trainings and programs grounded in Critical Social Justice,” which “posits a person’s immutable characteristics” such as race or gender “as more important than their individual character.”...