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Explore the debate and science of Cancel Culture.

May 13, 2022

Tracking Cancel Culture in Higher Education

David Acevedo

UPDATED: A repository of 226 professors, administrators, and students who have been canceled for expressing views deemed unacceptable by higher education ideologues.

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May 12, 2022

Mornin’ Ralph, Mornin’ Sam in Anthropology Today

Kathleen Lowrey

Professor Lowrey recounts her latest encounter with academic cancel culture, this time with an acceptance-turned-rejection at Anthropology Today.

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February 1, 2022

A Georgetown Job in Jeopardy

Marina Ziemnick

Ilya Shapiro is more than qualified to comment on the Supreme Court nomination process. If Georgetown Law is truly committed to intellectual diversity, that is exactly what its investigation will find......

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January 20, 2022

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

National Association of Scholars

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

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January 20, 2022

An Initial Victory for UNT Professor Timothy Jackson

David Randall

Persecuted music professor Timothy Jackson has won an early battle in the courts. Every scholar who seeks redress against academic persecution should take heart.

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November 2, 2021

In American Academia, Lysenkoism Makes a Comeback

David Acevedo

Minding the Campus has launched a new award “honoring” higher ed’s most fervent censors.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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