Universities’ racial equality scheme branded ‘egregious wokery’

A charity charging universities thousands of pounds a year to take part in a racial equality scheme is behind “the most egregious wokery” in higher education institutions, government figures have claimed. Advance HE, which counts scores of universities as members of its Racial Equality Charter scheme, is said to be responsible for dramatic cultural changes … Read more

Professor ‘scolded’ over allegations of transphobic views leaves Open University

The move is the latest in an increasingly bitter dispute between a number of feminist academics and transgender activists over the issue of gender-critical thinking and allegations of transphobia. Earlier this year, more than 360 of Professor Phoenix’s colleagues signed a public letter criticizing the Gender Critical Research Network, which she founded, demanding that Open … Read more