Violence

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The Clery Act: More Campus Safety Or Just a Wasteful Mandate?

Aug 20, 2014 by George Leef |

Top-down controls have been put in place on college campuses to improve campus safety, but these efforts waste resources and do little to solve the problem.

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Triggers, Metaphoric and Real

May 28, 2014 by Ashley Thorne |

The killings in and around UCSB brought gruesome realism to the buzzword "trigger warnings."

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How Academe Turned Zimmerman into a Racist

Jul 24, 2013 by Peter Wood |

Intense outrage over the George Zimmerman verdict does little actual good toward easing racial tension and saving future lives.

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Did College Create Occupy Wall Street?

Oct 26, 2011 by Jason Fertig |

The actions of the Occupy Wall Street protesters do not help refute the notion that Millennials are the Peter Pan Generation.

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Unanswered Questions: UW-Madison Students Protest CEO Report on Racial and Ethnic…

Oct 21, 2011 by Roger Clegg, W. Lee Hansen |

What really happened during the student protest against the findings of the Center for Equal Opportunity? NAS member W. Lee Hansen, Professor Emeritus of Economics at UW-Madison, documents what he observed on September 13 and offers… Continue Reading | Leave a Comment >

Mobbing For Preferences

Sep 29, 2011 by Peter Wood |

Peter Wood discusses students' live-action defense of racial preferences at UW Madison.

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Madness and Civilization

Aug 05, 2011 by Peter Wood |

NAS President Peter Wood responds to the Manifesto of Norwegian terrorist Anders Breivik.

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Systemic Anti-Semitism at UCSC

Mar 17, 2011 by Mitchell Langbert |

Dr. Ken Marcus of the Institute for Jewish and Community Research sent me this link to a Scribd file copy of Tammi Rossman-Benjamin's 29 page letter of complaint date to the San Francisco Office of Civil Rights concerning systemic… Continue Reading | Leave a Comment >

Conflict at Brooklyn College: Horowitz Talk on Video

Mar 14, 2011 by Mitchell Langbert |

Video of David Horowitz's presentation at Brooklyn College is here. Horowitz writes an extensive article about his talk at Brooklyn College on Frontpagemag, which appeared Friday. I attempted to serve as a moderator but was… Continue Reading | 1 Comment >

How Frances Fox Piven and Glenn Beck Incited Righteous Indignation in the Academy

Feb 11, 2011 by Ashley Thorne |

Peter Wood has a column on the Piven-Beck controversy in today's Chronicle. He writes, "Beck’s attention to Piven has driven much of the media interest in the story—but also much of the interest among faculty… Continue Reading | Leave a Comment >

Second Guesses in Tucson

Jan 17, 2011 by Glenn Ricketts |

There's a piece in today's Inside Higher Education raising the question of whether more could have been done to prevent the recent shooting rampage in Arizona, that left six dead. In my experience, not untypical of community… Continue Reading | 1 Comment >

Sustainability News: October 2010

Oct 25, 2010 by Ashley Thorne |

"Sustainability is no longer a buzz word," says an MSU administrator. So if it's not a buzzword, what's all the buzz on college campuses about?

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Come to the ‘Marxism in America’ Conference in D.C. Tomorrow

Oct 20, 2010 by Mary Grabar |

While Bill Ayers’ colleagues may be fussing about the denial of his emeritus status, America’s Survival will be sponsoring a conference that will include former FBI informant, Larry Grathwohl about a case involving… Continue Reading | Leave a Comment >

A Modest Proposal for Campus Safety

Jun 21, 2010 by David Clemens |

Since the NAS report on summer reading, “Beach Books,” U.C. Berkeley has announced its own summer reading recommendations.   The theme is “Education Matters” and, not surprisingly, multicultural… Continue Reading | Leave a Comment >

Intellectuals, MIA in Defense of Islamist Victims

May 17, 2010 by Candace de Russy |

Michael Totten, a foreign correspondent, extols Paul Berman's new book, The Flight of the IntellectualsContinue Reading | Leave a Comment >

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