Opinion: Yale’s mistake on keeping name

I am generally not a fan of the fashion for demanding the removal from buildings of the names of people of the past whose views about disadvantaged groups wouldn’t pass muster with enlightened folk today. Yet Yale University, in refusing student protesters’ demand that a residential college named after John C. Calhoun be renamed, has missed an issue of degree.

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