What year was this rant written? 2021?
“Clothes, intellectual positions and even behavior are governed by the code of the ”politically correct,” which is to say antisexist, antiracist, antihomophobic, antispecist. One of the unforeseen aspects of Hampshire turned out to be how sexually uptight the place was, even in the anything-goes atmosphere of the early 70’s. And some of those inhibitions endure as students sacrifice spontaneity to project correct behavior. No one would undo Hampshire’s commitment to feminist values”
No. June 1990.
NYT was already complaining about people trying to improve the world a little. I’ve been hearing the same complaints for 30 years, which is to say my entire adult life.