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September 20, 2022

Equal Protection for Me But Not for Thee

Marina Ziemnick

Thanks to the bold actions of NAS affiliate head Richard Lowery, the system of hiring discrimination that undergirds American higher education may be on the verge of collapse.

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September 13, 2022

Beauty over Brutalism

Marina Ziemnick

If we want citizens to understand that our nation is worth preserving, we should ensure that our civic architecture stands the test of time.

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September 6, 2022

A Study in Pink and Blue

Marina Ziemnick

Even for someone whose very job is to foster critical inquiry and the pursuit of truth, to question the dogma of transgenderism is to invite accusations of harassment and discrimination.

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August 30, 2022

Passing the Check on Student Loans

Marina Ziemnick

Debt forgiveness only makes financial sense as part of a broader restructuring of higher education financing—a truly one-time deal, designed to wipe the slate clean and reboot the system.

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August 23, 2022

“China Made Me Do It”

Marina Ziemnick

Whenever an American university considers a partnership with a foreign institution, our nation’s laws and interests must take precedence over foreign demands.

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August 16, 2022

So You Want to Promote Freedom of Expression…

Marina Ziemnick

If UNC-Chapel Hill's Board of Trustees truly wants to promote intellectual diversity on campus, dismantling the DEI bureaucracy is a good place to start.

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August 9, 2022

A 645 Billion Dollar Hole in Taxpayers’ Pockets

Marina Ziemnick

Over the past 25 years, 645 billion taxpayer dollars have been lost thanks to the federal government’s careless calculations about student loans.

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August 2, 2022

Men, Women, and Everything In Between

Marina Ziemnick

The faculty and students pushing back against transgender ideology on their campuses are on the frontlines of a critical battle over the future of higher education.

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July 26, 2022

Showdown in the Swamp

Marina Ziemnick

The new Florida accreditation law is a great opportunity to determine whether a simple change could solve some of the deep-rooted problems in the current accreditation system.

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July 19, 2022

The AAMC Prescribes a Daily Dose of DEI

Marina Ziemnick

The Association of American Medical Colleges has completely ignored all criticism and has doubled-down on its radical agenda, consequences be damned.

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