Author: Carl C. Curtis

Middlebury College Turns Its Back on the West

Just last week a group of so-called students, egged on by teachers ardent to relive their own riotous youth, shouted down Charles Murray at Middlebury College, unwilling the listen or debate with the distinguished 74-year old political scientist. In doing so, these students denied the most fundament tenant of what we call “the West.” The Lives of Others, Academy Awards winner for Best Foreign Film of 2006, remains to this day worthy of its honors. I’d go so far as to guess that there hasn’t been a better foreign film since, but I admit I’m hardly qualified to say....

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