David Benatar

David Benatar is a professor of philosophy. His most recent book is 'The Fall of the University of Cape Town: Africa’s Leading University in Decline.'

Going South: Life at the World’s Most Progressive University

Many universities have a problem—on this point there seems to be widespread agreement. The nature of that problem, however, remains bitterly contested. Liberals and conservatives worry that higher education has succumbed to regressive radicalism on matters related to race and gender. Those who self-identify as progressives and social justice

David Benatar
David Benatar
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