By Robert Tracinski
The Left has launched a kind of free-floating cultural witch hunt aimed at uncovering and denouncing “privilege.” This has become a normal part of the indoctrination—excuse me, orientation—for new college students: to be asked to unpack an extensive list of their “privileges” and to grasp, or at least repeat back to their trainers, how guilty they feel about it all.
When you think about it, college freshmen are a perfect target for this sort of thing. Nearly all of them come in with a long list of good and generous things their doting parents have done for them, and they have to admit that they themselves didn’t particularly do anything to deserve this. Then they’re told, in effect, that they are the beneficiaries of an unjust system and must atone for it. CONTINUE READING HERE