35 Years On, I think that “Postliberal” sums it up
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Why Are You Looking Over Here?
In the battles over disproportionate school discipline,
those who maintain that there must be something wrong with the attitudes of the
teachers, or with the rules, or with “the whole system*,” rather than with the
behavior of the students, remind me greatly of the old joke about the guy
looking under the street light for his lost keys rather than where he actually
In fact, I think that may be a rule that generalizes pretty
well. It ties in nicely with my previous post about Who You Believe.