A Liberal Professor Fights a Label
A faculty member accused of bias takes on students and a conservative group
The Chronicle of Higher Education
By JENNIFER JACOBSON
Oneida J. Meranto did something this semester that she had never done in her career. She tape-recorded her lecture.
The reason: self-protection. Last winter two students filed grievances accusing the associate professor of political science at Metropolitan State College of Denver of having a liberal bias and intimidating conservative students.
No one should be subjected to name calling and death threats on the job. Conservatives are just as guilty of double standards as many of their liberal counterparts.