Roots: born in Sweden — lived also in Switzerland, USA, UK — mixed up genes from Sweden, Norway, India, Germany
Languages: French, English, Swedish, German, Portuguese, Latin, Ada, Perl, Java, assembly languages, Pascal, C/C++, etc.
Roles: entrepreneur, programme manager, methodology lead, quality and risk manager, writer, director of technology, project lead, solutions architect — as well as gardener, factory worker, farmhand, supermarket cleaner, programmer, student, teacher, language lawyer, traveller, soldier, lecturer, software engineer, philosopher, consultant
Edward Feser, Loyola Marymount U:
The hegemony of the Left over the universities is so overwhelming that not even Leftists deny it. Whether the institution is public or private, a community college or an Ivy League campus, you can with absolute confidence predict ... the [leftist] curriculum ... What is surprising is how little attention is paid to the question of why the university has come to be so dominated by the Left ... There have been various theories presented, and many of them no doubt contain part of the answer. But none has gotten to the nub of the matter ... The present essay will survey the theories that have been proposed so far...
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