April Kelly-Woessner

April Kelly-Woessner

April Kelly-Woessner is Professor of Political Science and Chair of the Department of Politics, Philosophy and Legal Studies at Elizabethtown College.

Trade Protectionism in the Marketplace of Ideas

Trade Protectionism in the Marketplace of Ideas

Although young people have long been hailed as more open-minded and politically tolerant than their parents and grandparents, there is evidence that this is no longer the case (see How Marcuse Made Todays Students Less Tolerant).  The problem of political intolerance is clearly demonstrated on college campuses in recent months,

April Kelly-Woessner
April Kelly-Woessner
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How Marcuse Made Today’s Students Less Tolerant Than Their Parents

How Marcuse Made Today’s Students Less Tolerant Than Their Parents

When Samuel Stouffer first wrote on political tolerance during the McCarthy era, he concluded that Americans were generally an intolerant bunch. Yet, finding that younger people were more tolerant than their parents, he also concluded that Americans would become more and more tolerant over time, due to generational replacement and

April Kelly-Woessner
April Kelly-Woessner
Free Speech