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Scholars Applaud Supreme Court for Upholding Michigan Racial Preferences Ban

Apr 22, 2014 NAS |

PRESS RELEASE: NAS praises the Court's decision to sustain a measure against racial discrimination in college admissions. 

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Top-Down or Bottom-Up? Winter AQ Issue Examines Campus Progressivism’s Origins

Dec 30, 2013 by NAS |

The last issue in Academic Questions' 2013 volume considers the sources of progressive ideology on campus.

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The HHS Mandate and Religious Liberty: A Primer

Nov 05, 2013 by Adèle Auxier Keim |

Many religious colleges and universities have brought lawsuits against the HHS contraceptive mandate. Adèle Auxier Keim outlines the arguments and reports on how the court cases are proceeding.

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Diversity Uber Alles!

Oct 15, 2013 by George Leef |

Ignoring the Supreme Court's statements in Fisher v. Texas, the Departments of Education and Justice have told college officials that racial preferences are still permissible.

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Affirmative Action: A Change in the Air?

Jul 09, 2013 by Glenn Ricketts |

Public commentary suggests that more academics are expressing dissatisfaction with race-based "diversity" policies.

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Diversity After Fisher: The Establishment Speaks

Jul 02, 2013 by Peter Wood |

Doubts about racial preferences could cause fissures in higher ed's coral reef of "diversity."

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Horatio Alger with Affirmative Action: A Review of My Beloved World

Jun 20, 2013 by George W. Dent |

George Dent reviews Sonia Sotomayor's memoir, released against the backdrop of the Supreme Court's deliberations over Fisher v. Texas.

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Poll: Public Support for Affirmative Action at an All-Time Low

Jun 11, 2013 by Glenn Ricketts |

No surprise: public support for affirmative action policies has dropped sharply. But it may be for different reasons than some academics think.

 

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Peter Wood on Larry Parks Show

May 17, 2013 by Peter Wood |

In an interview with Larry Parks, NAS president Peter Wood discussed Bowdoin College and the National Association of Scholars' work in higher education reform.

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Ask a Scholar – U.S. v. Cruikshank

Mar 28, 2013 by Robert Heidt |

Did a Reconstruction-era Supreme Court decision restrict legal remedies for African Americans?

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Supreme Court to Hear Proposition 2 Case

Mar 26, 2013 by Glenn Ricketts |

The Supreme Court will rule on Michigan's ban on the use of racial preferences in public universities.

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Whither Fisher?

Mar 12, 2013 by Glenn Ricketts |

Idle speculations on the Supreme Court's probable ruling in a major affirmative action case.

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Two Books I’d Love to See the Justices Reading

Nov 28, 2012 by George Leef |

Wounds That Will Not Heal and Mismatch take a wrecking ball to the foolish notion that "affirmative action" is a benign policy.

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Racial Color-Blindness Won’t Defend Itself

Nov 20, 2012 by Peter Wood |

Peter Wood reflects on the recent decision by the Sixth Circuit Court to strike down Michigan's ban on racial preferences in admission to public universities. He considers that we can't take for granted that the Supreme… Continue Reading | Leave a Comment >

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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