Recent Articles

Video: Scientific Culture

Listen as our panel of experts discusses how the culture of science has changed over the last century.

Press Release: Biden’s Proposed Title IX Rule Guts Campus Due Process and Imposes Gender Ideology

The proposed rule removes requirements for live hearings and cross examination in college-level sex related cases and redefines “sex” to include sexual orientation and gender ideology.

Press Release: Report Finds Utah’s Civics Mandate Is Undermined by Growing DEI Bureaucracy

Utah’s law requiring students at public universities to study American history and government fails to guarantee a robust civics education for all students.

American Birthright: Online Launch Event

Join the Civics Alliance on Monday, June 27th, at 2pm ET for the virtual launch of "American Birthright: The Civics Alliance’s Model K-12 Social Studies Standards."

Most Recent from Minding The Campus

‘Heroes of Liberty’ Highlights Key Statesmen, Thinkers

Public controversies over the books children read in school are not going away. Numerous disputes have arisen as local school boards in states such as Texas, Virginia, and Tennessee have worked to mak......

Why Mount Royal University Authoritarians Focus on the “Impact” of Speech

In June 2022, Peter Boghossian posted a video featuring Dr. Lyell Asher, a professor of English at Lewis & Clark College, titled “Why Colleges are Becoming Cults.” Although Dr. Asher raised many i......

Reports

Educating for Citizenship: The Utah Case Study

This case study examines how Utah universities train students for citizenship and teach American history, government, and civics. 

After Confucius Institutes

Confucius Institutes, once a strategic part of China's overseas influence campaign, have almost disappeared from the United States: 104 of 118 have shut down. But the demise of Confucius Institute......

Educating for Citizenship: The Arizona Case Study

This case study examines how Arizona universities train students for citizenship and teach American history, government, and civics. 

Learning for Self-Government

Americans strongly disagree about how our K-12 schools should teach our system of self-government. Dozens of organizations offer rival civics education resources and many of them don't work. A new......

CounterCurrent


June 21, 2022

Give Me That Old-Time Infiltration

Two new reports show how universities attempt to hide foreign influence on campus....

June 7, 2022

IDEAAs Have Consequences

Ilya Shapiro's letter resigning from his position at Georgetown University is a lesson in self-respect and the value of standing firm in what one believes....

May 31, 2022

Arizona: A Civics Education Desert

"Educating for Citizenship: The Arizona Case Study" serves as a word of caution to reformers who seek to appease both sides in the battle over American education....

Statements

Regime Change: Repelling the DEI Assault on Higher Education

The last few decades have seen a total transformation of higher education's mission in American society. What was once an institution that encouraged innovation, built character, and sought t......

NAS Statement on Princeton's Firing of Professor Joshua Katz

The unceremonious firing of Professor Katz reveals the level to which university administrators will stoop to enforce ideological conformity on campus.

Press Releases

Press Release: Biden’s Proposed Title IX Rule Guts Campus Due Process and Imposes Gender Ideology

The proposed rule removes requirements for live hearings and cross examination in college-level sex related cases and redefines “sex” to include sexual orientation and gender ideology.

Press Release: Report Finds Utah’s Civics Mandate Is Undermined by Growing DEI Bureaucracy

Utah’s law requiring students at public universities to study American history and government fails to guarantee a robust civics education for all students.

Events

American Birthright: Online Launch Event

Join the Civics Alliance on Monday, June 27th, at 2pm ET for the virtual launch of "American Birthright: The Civics Alliance’s Model K-12 Social Studies Standards."

Event: After Confucius Institutes

Join us on Tuesday, June 21st, at the Heritage Foundation in Washington, DC, for the release of "After Confucius Institutes: China's Enduring Influence on American Higher Education."