27 7 / 2013

"I understand the impulse of Cronon and those who wrote the AHA’s statement. They want to protect their students from a broken system. The problem is they didn’t actually seek to reform the system. To them it was crafted out of compassion, but for the AHA members who do not live in the Ivoriest portions of the Ivory tower it looks like leaders who are out of touch with the most pressing issues facing the discipline."

(The Ivoriest Tower, Brian Sarnacki)