Arizona Legislature Passes Bill to Curb ‘Chauvanism’ in Ethnic Studies Programs

The Arizona Legislature sent Gov. Jan Brewer a bill Thursday that would ban ethnic studies programs in the state that critics say currently advocate separatism and racial preferences.

The Hyperbole Surrounding AZ’s New Law; Talk About Epistemic Closure!

I figured that I may as well jump on the new buzz word band wagon and use the term epistemic closure. Even though I’m totally not into the term. It sounds icky and like something contagious. Nevertheless, epistemic closure is pretty much what all of the hysterical, over the top shrieking about Arizona’s law is; [...]