The right’s demonization of campus diversity, equity and inclusion programs must end
Conservative activists, governors and legislators have launched a scorched-earth war on “woke education,” with campus diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) programs the latest target.
The allegations in the campaign against DEI may serve the political interests of conservative activists and politicians, but they misrepresent the power, policies and day-to-day activities of DEI offices and staff.
Originally published: April 30, 2023
Author: David Wippman
Institution: Hamilton College
Published by: The Hill