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Rise of the new conformism

Heartland: Conforming to fashionable opinions should not be part of the decision-making process.

Mon, 11 Sep 2017

Ivy League professors have signed a declaration urging students to avoid the ‘vice of conformism’ and think for themselves.

That they felt the need to do so is an extraordinary indictment on the state of the education system – yet we are seeing John Stuart Mill’s ‘tyranny of public opinion’ more

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