Friday, August 07, 2020

Canceling math …

… Some critical theory scholars argue 2+2 can sometimes equal 5 | The College Fix.

The account isolates and examines the thoughts of one professor in particular, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign’s Rochelle Gutiérrez.
Gutiérrez has stated she believes that “math has been controlled by global white supremacy. So every area of mathematics might come to the conclusions it does because of white supremacy.”

Her faith in math will revive, I suspect, if they mess with her paycheck.

1 comment:

  1. Indeed. Where were the people of color when Leif Ericson invented the zero?