Recent Articles

Tracking Cancel Culture in Higher Education

UPDATED: A repository of 212 professors, administrators, and students who have been canceled for expressing views deemed unacceptable by higher education ideologues.

Video: The Great Depression

How did the Great Depression shape the character of those who lived through it? What effects did this have on political and economic life in the forthcoming decades?

A New Civic Knowledge Test, Retreating School Boards, and the Booming DEI Industry

Across the country, state lawmakers have sprung into action—once again, education is at the top of the agenda everywhere.

NAS Urges the University of Pennsylvania Law School to Affirm Amy Wax's Freedom of Speech

The University of Pennsylvania Law School should affirm Amy Wax’s good name and dismiss the complaint against her on principle.

Most Recent from Minding The Campus

Anti-Asian Discrimination at the Heart of the Progressive Education Agenda

Anti-racist discrimination is not a victimless offense. A glaring skeleton in the closet of American education is its intentional and long-established discrimination against Asian Americans, both in c......

Virginia Bill Targets ‘Hate Speech or Ethnically or Racially Insensitive Expressions’

A Virginia State Senator has proposed a bill targeting “hate speech” and “racially insensitive expressions” in academic or athletic competitions between schools — even at private schools. His bill, SB......

Reports

Shifting Sands: Report I

Shifting Sands: Unsound Science and Unsafe Regulation examines how irreproducible science affects select areas of government policy and regulation governed by different federal agencies. This fir......

Skewed History

Skewed History: Textbook Coverage of Early America and the New Deal is a review and critique of five textbooks’ coverage of four historical periods: The European Settlement of North America......

Climbing Down

America’s most popular science curriculum, the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), fails students. This report details how the popular curriculum omits basic tenets of science, including t......

Priced Out

As more Americans attend college, costs rise, and more students fail to graduate, we ask, "why?" Priced Out details the spending habits of 50 universities across America and provides......

CounterCurrent


January 18, 2022

Do as I Say, Not as I Do

The White House Task Force's intention isn’t to protect the practice of science—it’s to enforce the administration’s own flavor of Government Science....

January 11, 2022

Riding the Coattails of Modern Medicine

Let’s hope that America’s white coats resist the social justice siren song and remain dedicated to caring for patients’ medical needs first and foremost....

January 4, 2022

Merry Christmas and Happy Severance!

In a university committed to academic freedom, the controversy surrounding Frances Widdowson’s research would be seen as an opportunity to encourage dialogue, not cause for termination......

Statements

NAS Endorses the Rebellion of Alumni against Their Woke Alma Maters

The National Association of Scholars (NAS) enthusiastically endorses the growing alumni rebellion against Woke tyranny in undergraduate education.

NAS Statement on the Response to COVID-19 in Higher Education

The National Association of Scholars opposes both institutional and governmental COVID-19 vaccine mandates.

Press Releases

Press Release: NAS Appoints Dr. J. Scott Turner as Director of the Diversity in the Sciences Project

As project director, Dr. Turner will be conducting research on the scope and deleterious effects of DEI initiatives in STEM programs across the country.

Four New Courses on the American Republic

The National Association of Scholars (NAS) is partnering with The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI) to offer four courses on the American Republic.

Events

Webinar: The Repatriation Debate: What Is It?

Join NAS for a webinar on the Repatriation Debate—one of the most controversial issues in archaeology and anthropology today.

Celebrating America: A Webinar Series from the NAS

Join NAS for events on American history and literature! Our line-up of events will discuss important historical events and periods in America's history and the novels that have contributed to the......