Victor Rios: From gang member to PhD

February 3, 2012 nyupressblog 0

Yesterday, PBS NewsHour featured a fantastic piece on Victors Rios, author of Punished: Policing the Lives of Black and Latino Boys and former gang member/high school dropout. The video below chronicles the inspiring transformation of Rios’

Stanley Fish: The Post-PC University

December 1, 2009 nyupressblog 0

In a NYTimes online op-ed, Stanley Fish compares Cary Nelson’s forthcoming No University is an Island with another study of political correctness at universities. He offers high praise for Nelson’s work: [Nelson] offers informed and

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