For starters, they can call out indefensible conduct.
Usually, giving stuff away is a winning political strategy. But that’s not an iron law.
It’s a consequence of the move away from policy toward grievance culture.
Blanket forgiveness would be unfair as well as inflationary. There are more practical solutions.
Professors are in the position to help students mitigate what can be a cruel campus environment.
It can be both a sensible, innocuous attempt to tackle a real challenge and an excuse to promote faddish nonsense and ideological agendas.
Experts have spent decades working to develop accurate resources and materials. It never involves role playing villainy.
School administrators are already struggling to deal with the challenge of stressed out kids. The threat of civil rights investigations won’t fix anything.