Today, so-called “social justice” is rampant in Oklahoma higher education. Whether it’s OU imposing a coercive “diversity” regime, OSU denying a promotion to a professor who served in the Trump administration, UCO informing us that “a person could be a man or a woman or both or neither,” or any number of other examples, it’s clear that “there is an endemic rot of indoctrination, politicization, and intellectual intimidation that is eviscerating the historical purpose and nature of our institutions of higher learning.”


See for yourself:

12 Oklahoma universities discriminate against white and Asian students: federal complaint” | Jack Applewhite, The College Fix

Civil-rights complaint filed over Oklahoma colleges’ discrimination” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

Cancel culture database (Oklahoma)” | The College Fix

Only 4 Republican professors found in OU humanities departments” |  Jackson Walker, The College Fix

Professor says OU groupthink undermines excellence” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

Leaning left: Ranking Oklahoma faculty” | Rick Farmer, Ph.D. & T.J. Harwood Roberts, Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs

CRT in OU teacher training” | David Randall, Ph.D., National Association of Scholars

UCO hosts DEI indoctrination” | Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs

UCO: broke and still digging” | Trent England, Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs

OU Gender + Equality Center to host first drag workshop” | Cooper Marshall, OU Daily

Oklahoma to fund transgender procedures on kids?” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

OU leader bashes CRT law” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

OU prof defends person wishing ‘excruciating’ death of queen” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

University of Oklahoma College of Medicine allegedly trains students in woke ideology” | Darius Avinger, Campus Reform

OU needs to come clean about Jones Day investigation” | Norman Transcript

Red states, including Oklahoma, fund pediatric transgender procedures at public universities” | Jonathan McGee, The College Fix

Chinese government maintains presence at OU” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

OU accused of forcing students to engage in political speech” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

Complaint alleges racial discrimination at OU” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

Oklahoma higher ed is hiring (conservatives need not apply)” | David Randall, Ph.D., National Association of Scholars

UCO investigates ‘bias, hate, and prejudice’ on campus” | Mike Brake, Center for Independent Journalism

Free speech in the crosshairs at OU, OSU, UCO” | Mike Brake, Center for Independent Journalism

After ‘Drag Queen Story Hour,’ OSU president says ‘we will use this occasion to consider our policies’” | Brandon Dutcher, Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs

“OU children's hospital facilitates transition surgeries for kids under 16” | J. Mark Ousley, Unwokable

OSU-OKC draws civil-rights complaint” | Maddison Farris, Center for Independent Journalism

"Race panel speaker: OU games celebrate white supremacy" | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

"Discrimination lawsuit cites OSU dean’s aggressive anti-Trump views" | Mike Brake, Center for Independent Journalism

"‘Diversity’ ideology spreads to OU engineering, atmospheric sciences, energy" | David Randall, National Association of Scholars

"OU dedicates full week to diversity, equity, and inclusion" | Christian Schneider, The College Fix

"OU group places menstrual products in men’s bathrooms" | Brandon Dutcher, Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs

"OSU Writing Center seeks ‘antiracist’ tutors who will ‘accept all Englishes’" | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

"University of Oklahoma English course to focus on ‘Black Power’" | Logan Dubil, The College Fix

"OSU paying $40,000 to speaker who said Trump is ‘a racist’ and ‘these people behind him are trash’" | Mike Brake, Center for Independent Journalism

"Even Oklahoma's teaching of English has gone woke" | David Randall, Ph.D., National Association of Scholars

"BIPOC+ and LGBTQ: Oklahoma higher ed is hiring" | Mike Brake, Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs

"OU seminar says male-female is 'too limiting,' marginalizes the 'gender fluid'" | Staci Elder Hensley, Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs

"‘Land acknowledgment statements’ abound, but some say reparations needed" | J.E. McReynolds, Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs

OSU undermining and belittling parents” | J. Mark Ousley, Unwokable

"Though ‘allowed by contract,’ OU denies communist influence on curriculum" | Mike Brake, Center for Independent Journalism

"Law review editors at OU behaving badly" | David Bernstein, Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University

"OU’s lobbying pays off for school, not student rights" | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

"OU Health suggests hysterectomies for males?" | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

"Woke librarians and indigenous people of color: Oklahoma higher ed is hiring" | J.E. McReynolds, Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs

OSU pushes radical gender theory into rural areas” | J. Mark Ousley, Unwokable

"Is Oklahoma medicine going woke?" | David Randall, Ph.D., National Association of Scholars  

"Race and indigeneity: Oklahoma higher ed is hiring" | Mike Brake, Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs 

"Warning: White people singing Rihanna could cause 'microaggressions' at OU" | Todd Starnes, Fox News

"Oklahoma colleges rank low in free-speech report" | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

"Oklahoma higher ed is hiring (diversity statement required)" | J.E. McReynolds, Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs

State colleges play role in nursing shortage, regent says” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

OU seeks ‘social justice’ math professor” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

“OSU targets children and youth with Queer Theory ideology” | J. Mark Ousley, Unwokable

The fight for freedom begins on Oklahoma campuses” | David Randall, Ph.D., National Association of Scholars

OSU offers ‘implicit bias’ training” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

OU thumbs its nose at Oklahomans—with ‘so few repercussions’” | Jonathan Small, Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs

‘OU Report It!’ hotline seeks anonymous reports of ‘suspected wrongdoing’” | Mike Brake, Center for Independent Journalism

Left-wing activists capturing OU College of Education” | David Randall, Ph.D., National Association of Scholars

OU offering master’s degree in Diversity, Equity, and Social Justice” | Ophelie Jacobson, Campus Reform
 
Queer and Latinx studies: Oklahoma higher ed is hiring” | Brandon Dutcher, Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs
 
OU coaches say players can be disciplined over politics” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

Oklahoma State University groomers” | J. Mark Ousley, Unwokable
 
Study finds ‘diversity’ bloat at OU, OSU” | Kaitlyn Jasper, Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs
 
OU, OSU have more diversity staff than history faculty” | Jonathan Small, Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs

Classroom censorship comes to the University of Oklahoma” | Kiara Kincaid, University of Oklahoma
 
As OU touts ‘gender-affirming’ care, ex-transgenders warn against it” | Staci Elder Hensley, Center for Independent Journalism

Preventing suicide by higher education” | Arthur Milikh, The Heritage Foundation

OU athletes required to watch anti-Trump film” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

Did OU punish a female student for wrongthink?” | Jonathan Small, Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs

At USAO event, BLM leader touts cop killer” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

OU training shows instructors how to censor, indoctrinate students” | Daniel Burnett and Sabrina Conza, Foundation for Individual Rights in Education

OSU lawsuit points up bias in higher education” | Mike Brake, Center for Independent Journalism

Oklahoma universities are teaching students to lie” | David Randall, Ph.D., National Association of Scholars
 
Ban on racist stereotyping contrary to OU’s goals, president says” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism
 
OU professor plays role in Facebook ban of Trump” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

OU students, staff to be graded on ‘antiracism’” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

OU scraps homecoming king and queen, gives ‘royalty’ title to two men” | Ariel Zilber, The Daily Mail

Oklahoma Christian University hosts social-justice training” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

University of Central Oklahoma touts pronoun option ‘to affirm gender identity’” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

‘Living beyond gender’: UCO faculty discuss pronoun use” | Staci Elder Hensley, Center for Independent Journalism
 
‘Diversity’ officials seek to transform OU” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

DEI at Oklahoma State University” | J. Mark Ousley, Unwokable

OU diversity training requires students, faculty to agree with university-approved viewpoints” | Sabrina Conza, Foundation for Individual Rights in Education

OSU ‘diversity training’ says gender is ‘not only male and female’” | Mike Brake, Center for Independent Journalism
 
Legislation could safeguard ‘reproductive justice,’ OU panelists say” | Mike Brake, Center for Independent Journalism
 
Woke biology: Politicization comes to the hard sciences” | David Randall, Ph.D., National Association of Scholars

How our anti-American education system made riots inevitable” | Inez Feltscher Stepman, Independent Women’s Forum

OU tells staff: Embrace political correctness” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

OSU enables more pronoun options” | Jennifer Maupin, The O’Colly
 
Woke architecture and ‘underrepresented identities’: Oklahoma higher ed is hiring” | Brandon Dutcher, Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs

Tolerance, intolerance, and the University of Oklahoma” | Sam Storms, Bridgeway Church

USAO’s Center for Social Justice and Racial Healing receives grant” | USAO News Bureau

Citing Black Lives Matter, photos of retired white male professors to be taken down at the University of Oklahoma” | Jackson Walker, The College Fix

In the name of ‘diversity,’ OU opposes equality” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

Oklahoma professors push back against campus groupthink, identity politics” | Staci Elder Hensley, Center for Independent Journalism

‘Social justice’ rampant at OU” | David Randall, Ph.D., National Association of Scholars

My (brief) look at diversity training at OU” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

Oklahoma law deans urge ‘antiracism’ requirement” | Mike Brake, Center for Independent Journalism

Facing discrimination claims, OU settles with law professor” | Mike Brake, Center for Independent Journalism

Is illiberal education a public good?” | Greg Forster, Ph.D.

OU hosts former Communist Party candidate and accused terrorist” | Mike Brake, Center for Independent Journalism

USAO event implies a narrow range of views among women” | Tina Korbe Dzurisin, Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs

Burns Hargis announces commitment to increase inclusion, diversity efforts at OSU” | ocolly.com

Do you know what our public universities teach?” | Wade Burleson, Emmanuel Enid

A strategic plan for OU” | David Randall, Ph.D., National Association of Scholars
 
’Diversity, equity, and social justice’: Oklahoma higher ed is hiring” | Brandon Dutcher, Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs

Touting ‘diversity’ and ‘inclusion,’ OU warns students ‘Boomer Sooner’ could be problematic” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism
 
Oklahoma college removes Land Run monument” | Mike Brake, Center for Independent Journalism
 
Does OU diversity training violate federal labor law?” | Mike Brake, Center for Independent Journalism

Report highlights partisanship of Oklahoma professors” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

OU strategic plan will impose expensive, coercive diversity regime” | David Randall, Ph.D., National Association of Scholars

University of Oklahoma cuts senior capstone experience while adding mandatory diversity class” | Christian Schneider, The College Fix

Transparency needed in campus diversity training” | Adam Kissel

Require budget transparency in Oklahoma higher ed” | David Randall, Ph.D., National Association of Scholars

Are Oklahoma universities violating Trump’s executive order?” | Mike Brake, Center for Independent Journalism

Sex discrimination in Oklahoma higher education” | Adam Kissel

From climate justice to transgender studies, Oklahoma higher ed is hiring” | Brandon Dutcher, Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs

Oklahoma colleges rank poorly for free speech” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

OU response to ‘racist’ incident criticized by students” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

Conservative OU student group faces free-speech obstacles” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

Content of their privilege” | Jonathan Small, Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs

University of Oklahoma race workshop led by consultant who claims being on time is ‘white supremacy’” | The College Fix

RuPaul’s Drag Race contestant Shangela to headline OU's Crimson and Queens drag show” | Molly Kruse, OU Daily

Separate but equal at OU” | Mike Brake, Center for Independent Journalism

OU Gender + Equality Center to host LGBTQ ally training” | Jordan Hayden, OU Daily

University of Oklahoma prof investigates how ‘leather community’ relates to the treatment of women” | Dave Huber, The College Fix

Lankford targets Confucius Institute at OU, other colleges” | Ray Carter, Center for Independent Journalism

Social justice and … fried chicken?” | David Deming, Ph.D., University of Oklahoma

OU handled incident poorly” | Andrew Spiropoulos, Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs

The educational roots of injustice” | Greg Forster, Ph.D.

Towards queering food studies: Foodways, heteronormativity, and hungry women in Chicana lesbian writing” | Julia C. Ehrhardt, University of Oklahoma

Sex in the stacks” | Ricky Maranon, OU Daily

Anita Hill to keynote fundraising gala for new social justice project at USAO” | USAO News Bureau

Oklahoma student government ditches ‘Boomer’ and ‘Sooner’ for more ‘sensitive’ words” | Genesis Sanchez, Campus Reform

OU ‘Black Emergency Response Team’ issues new set of demands”  |  Dave Huber, The College Fix

This week is all about condoms” | Emma Sullivan, OU Daily

James Bond course comes to OU” | Jesse Stiller, Campus Reform

My letter to OU president David Boren and to the OU board of regents” | Sam Storms, Bridgeway Church


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