Do you think a sociology professor mocking a religion or their procedures, or belittling it with the gambling and alcohol comments, takes anything away from your performance in the classroom? That is, if Catholic or conservative students read your blog, and are offended, do you take responsibility for any of the backlash they dish out to other students because they believe their views are not being respected? Would you or could you tone down the silliness, even though it is your first amendment right, to preserve dignity and respect of other views in the classroom? I have often wondered if the left-wing professors know what they are doing overall to serious discussion. Signed, a liberal.
Wednesday, April 20, 2005
a comment from today
The following is a comment someone just made in response to my post yesterday about the Papal Election. I am rushing around today and, with karaoke tonight, am not sure when I will be able to respond to it. If you have a chance, however, I'd be interested in knowing what thoughts you have about it: