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NAS Commends Jeff Sessions

The Attorney General has recommitted the Justice Department to protecting free speech on college campuses. 

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Academic Questions Fall 2017

This AQ issue discusses President Trump's effect on higher education. 
 

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Beach Books 2016-2017

NAS's Beach Books report reviews what colleges want students to read outside of the classroom

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Peter Wood reviews David Horowitz's new book, "The Left in the University."

Protecting Academic Freedom Through All the Campus Smoke

Oct 20, 2017 by Peter Wood |

Protecting freedom of speech means shielding it from the left and the right. 

Education and the Federal Government

Oct 17, 2017 by David Randall |

NAS Director of Communications David Randall discusses Federal education policy at Hillsdale College. 

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Oct 16, 2017 by Ian Lindquist |

Ian Lindquist writes on the flaws of civics education, and on how it can be improved.

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Oct 16, 2017 by Peter Wood |

It has become critical that we build and maintain bastions of free thought on college campuses. 

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The response to Professor Gilley's "The Case for Colonialism" underscores the need for a renewed focus on academic freedom. 

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William Young discusses the decline of the traditional American work ethic and its replacement by identity-group entitlement.

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