Articles

Explore the debate and science of Academic Freedom.

October 15, 2021

Tracking Cancel Culture in Higher Education

David Acevedo

UPDATED: A repository of 194 professors, administrators, and students who have been canceled for expressing views deemed unacceptable by higher education ideologues.

Continue Reading

October 11, 2021

The Shame of MIT: Canceling Dorian Abbot

Louis K. Bonham

Professor Abbot was set to deliver MIT's prestigious Carlson Lecture—that is, until he was canceled for his views on DEI programs, earning him a prompt disinvitation.

Continue Reading

October 5, 2021

Taking a Stand Against Academia’s Gender-Mania

David Acevedo

American colleges and universities must reverse course on their embrace of gender ideology—too much is at stake.

Continue Reading

September 14, 2021

Leaving Academia by Choice—A New Path for the Canceled?

David Acevedo

The voluntary resignation of Dr. Peter Boghossian may set a new trend for heterodox professors.

Continue Reading

September 9, 2021

My University Sacrificed Ideas for Ideology. So Today I Quit.

Peter Boghossian

Peter Boghossian has taught philosophy at PSU for the past decade. In this letter, he explains why he is resigning.

Continue Reading

June 29, 2021

End Qualified Immunity for Higher Ed Administrators

David Acevedo

Denying public colleges and universities qualified immunity has the potential to change the actions, if not the hearts, of overreaching administrators.

Continue Reading

June 28, 2021

Make University Administrators Pay and Watch Things Change

Teresa Manning

Virginia’s public universities are getting sued—and Virginia’s citizens are paying the price. This needs to change.

Continue Reading

April 2, 2021

University Sued for Violating Music Prof’s Free Speech

Thomas K. Lindsay

Music theorist Timothy Jackson has filed a lawsuit against the University of North Texas, which violated his First Amendment rights in response to baseless claims of racism.

Continue Reading

March 29, 2021

South Dakota Prohibits Ideological Discrimination in Higher Education

David Randall

NAS welcomes the passage of this bill into law and congratulates South Dakota's governor and legislature for this welcome measure to protect South Dakotans against discrimination.

Continue Reading

March 12, 2021

NAS Condemns PSU-AAUP’s Defamation of Professor Bruce Gilley

National Association of Scholars

Professor Bruce Gilley has been canceled—again. This is now the third time that he has been censured by the academic community for his work on anti-colonialism.

Continue Reading