Listen in as John Gentry and NAS staff discuss the performance of diversity, equity, and inclusion in America's intelligence agencies.February 3, 2023 UNC Board Moves to Prohibit Compelled Speech
A UNC Board resolution seeks to restrict the school's use of compelled speech in the form of "diversity statements," which often act as political litmus tests.February 3, 2023 AP African American Studies Should Teach Black History, Not Activism
The College Board's African American Studies should redesign its course to teach black history, not advocate arbitrary political activism.February 2, 2023 Bipartisanship Can Build and Destroy Reforms
States around the nation have started to consider establishing independent centers in their public universities, where genuine, politically pluralist scholarship and teaching can thrive.
The normal give and take of democratic deliberation between citizens, while not always achieved in practice, has been the benchmark in American political culture over the course of our nation’s histor......February 2, 2023 Faculty-Packing at Ohio State
The Ohio State University is currently seeking a professor of “Philosophy of Race,” an area of expertise that includes “the epistemological significance of race or racism” and “race in the philosophy......
This study of the University of Texas at Austin surveys the most influential policies enacted on campus in the name of diversity, equity, and inclusion.November 29, 2022 Ideological Intensification
This report documents and quantifies the growing prevalence of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) associated language in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields in the Unit......September 28, 2022 Hijacked
America’s Middle East Studies Centers were originally founded to study the politics, culture, and language of Middle Eastern nations. But our analyses and case studies demonstrate that Middle Ea......September 13, 2022 Outsourced to Qatar
This case study reveals how Qatar uses partnerships with American universities to advance its own interests and values. In partnering with Qatar, American universities have invested substantial t......
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Disruptive science is on the decline, are flush coffers to blame?...
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Biden's proposed income-driven repayment plan would turn student loans into delayed grants....
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The controversy over Islamic art at Hamline University marks the not-so-quiet death of academic freedom at yet another American institution of higher education....
The National Association of Scholars condemns the unrelenting illiberal attacks being levied against Dr. Peterson and against anyone who dares push back against the enemies of intellectual freedom.November 21, 2022 Statement and Recommendations on the Revised Virginia Social Studies Standards
The National Association of Scholars and the Civics Alliance provide further suggestions to improve the revised draft of the Virginia Social Studies Standards.
A new report provides a detailed critique of Rhode Island's Social Studies Standards (2023), which fail to achieve the fundamental goals of American soical studies education.January 24, 2023 Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Hangs Its Hat in Texas
A new report details how diversity, equity, and inclusion has gained influence over vast areas of life at the University of Texas at Austin.
Listen in as we discuss the effect of DEI in the U.S. intelligence community.December 5, 2022 Launch Event: Ideological Intensification in STEM
Join us Friday, December 9, at 3 pm ET for the launch event of our new report Ideological Intensification: A Quantitative Study of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in STEM Subjects at Americ......