On ‘social justice’ and college orientation

A good post from Easily Distracted, entitled “What’s Wrong With “Social Justice”?
An excerpt:

It’s not so much that this is a case of political indoctrination. It’s more that a statement is being made rather than a question being asked. Yes, sure, I know that many staff and faculty at such an occasion are pedagogically savvy enough to use a kind of faux-Socratic approach. If you really mean it, however, you have to seriously leave room for, even encourage, someone to answer the question, “Should we pursue social justice or be socially responsible” by saying, “No”.

Go read it.

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