Vermont’s Middlebury College Cancels Lecture on ‘Totalitarianism’ by Conservative Intellectual

In the days leading up to the speech, some Middlebury students and professors wrote an  open letter demanding the university rescind its sponsorship. The liberal activists took issue with Legutko’s pointed critiques of multiculturalism, feminism, and homosexuality, calling them “homophobic, racist, xenophobic, [and] misogynistic.”  “Inquiry, equity, and agency cannot be fostered in the same space that accepts and even elevates homophobic, xenophobic, misogynistic discourse,” they demand. “Bigotry of any kind should not be considered a form of inquiry.”  Read more: