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January 28, 2020

Western Civ is Here to Stay

David Randall

In his latest op-ed for RealClearEducation, NAS Research Director David Randall introduces Stanley Kurtz's new report The Lost History of Western Civilization, highlighting the necessity and...

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October 22, 2019

NAS Board Member Publishes New Book on Intra-European Revolutionary History

John David

In his latest book The French Revolutionary Tradition in Russian and Soviet Politics, Political Thought, and Culture, NAS Board member Jay Bergman examines the influence of French revolutionary h...

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September 16, 2019

Slavery Did Not Make America Rich

Deirdre Nansen McCloskey

We should stop using the history of slavery for present-day politics against capitalism.

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November 14, 2018

Western Civilization

NAS

A citizen's guide on the necessity of studying Western Civilization.

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September 27, 2018

Conjuring Pushkin

Peter Wood

A review of playwright Jonathan Leaf's and director Christopher McElroen's play Pushkin.

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August 16, 2018

An Open Letter in Support of a Besieged Academic

NAS

Rachel Fulton Brown seems unusually friendless as she defends against derisive epithets from colleagues and hecklers. NAS is calling for academics and their institutions to sign this...

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August 6, 2018

Righteous Witness

John E. Staddon

John Staddon writes about Duke University and the new religion.

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August 2, 2018

An Open Letter to the College Board on AP: World History

Peter Wood

NAS President Peter Wood writes to the College Board to propose reforms to the revised AP: World History exam. 

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April 4, 2018

Teaching History for Liberty

David Randall

The text of a recent speech given at Case Western Reserve University by NAS's Director of Research.

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January 10, 2018

The Campaign to Reform the College Board, Continued

NAS

Peter Wood and David Randall continue the campaign to reform the AP European History examination.

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