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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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Permission to Speak: College Presidents, the Israeli Boycott, and Climate Change

Jan 22, 2014 by Rachelle DeJong |

Examples of the ASA and ACUPCC show that college presidents, in addressing controversies, are at times compelled to reiterate politically correct views on issues such as the Israeli boycott and climate change.

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Students Sue over Discriminatory Funding at the University of Michigan

Jan 16, 2014 by Marilee Turscak |

The University of Michigan backed a student group lobbying for affirmative action, while denying another group funding for a speaker who argued against racial preferences.

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Colleges Use Space Inefficiently

Oct 31, 2012 by George Leef |

The poor utilization of campus space is one of the many reasons why higher education costs too much.

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Jennifer Gratz Reflects on the Battle Over Racial Preferences

Oct 17, 2012 by George Leef |

The successful plaintiff in the case against the University of Michigan's undergraduate racial preferences writes about the recently argued Fisher case before the Supreme Court.

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In History—the Obsession with Race, Class and Gender

Oct 03, 2012 by KC Johnson |

The University of Michigan is an extreme example of the tendancy of college history departments to focus almost exclusively on race, class, and gender.

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Why the SCOTUS Should Reverse Grutter

Jan 09, 2012 by George Leef, Glenn Ricketts, Roger Clegg |

The 2003 Supreme Court decision in Grutter v Bollinger was severely flawed. Larry Purdy wants it overturned.

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Three Cheers for the Dons: Part 2

May 06, 2009 by Tom Wood |

Governance structures that take control of the university out of the hands of the faculty make it easier for

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By No Means: Michigan Judge Turns Tables on Advocacy Groups Determined to Derail…

Apr 07, 2008 by Terry Pell |

Terry Pell gives the first public analysis of the recent court decision ending (for now) the legal challenges to the Michigan Civil Rights Initiative.

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9. The Marriage of Affirmative Action and Transformative Education

Mar 27, 2008 by Tom Wood |

This investigative report marks a turning point for How Many Delawares? Now that we better understand the beast we are tracking, we hope to provide an even better account in future installments of our series.

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