Black Lives Matter

William Jacobson, There now is an obsessive focus on race. Almost everything is viewed through a racial lens.
Cornell University is taking a major step towards compulsory racial activism for faculty, students, and staff. Some of the proposals include an “educational requirement on racism, bias and equity for all Cornell students,” a new Anti-Racism Center, “an institution-wide, themed semester … focus[ed] on issues of racism,” and mandatory faculty participation in “programming” regarding “race, racism and colonialism in the United States.”