Fear has entered the academy

There is a big difference between political belief in the abstract and legal and career consequences   Many professors support the notion of rules that prohibit the creation of a hostile environment on campus.  But when humorless bureaucrats interpret such policies to...

Strong unions help make safer workplaces

Many Americans are critical of labor unions.  They see unions as organizations that keep bad employees on the job.  Or they see them as controlling who gets on the job at all. We can and do dispute those characterizations. But what most Americans forget is that in...

NachtLaw Beats Wayne State University

NachtLaw obtained an important opinion for a Wayne State University Professor continuing NachtLaw’s string of victories for professors and students at universities in Michigan (prior successful opinions in the last 18 months  include cases concerning  University...

Solving Uneven Enforcement and Driving While Black

We have criminalized the failure to pay civil infraction tickets, such as parking or speeding or driving with a busted tail light.  How?  We suspend driver’s licenses for these folks, and then we charge them with the misdemeanor of driving on a suspended license. As I...