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Explore the debate and science of Intellectual Diversity.

February 21, 2020

An Invitation Renewed

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The Army War College canceled Raymond Ibrahim's talk last year after protest from CAIR and others, the speech is now back on.

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February 14, 2020

Missouri and Iowa Legislators Introduce Campus Intellectual Diversity Bills

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Two more states have joined Arizona in introducing campus intellectual diversity legislation. 

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February 3, 2020

Arizona State Legislator Introduces Bill Modeled on Campus Intellectual Diversity Act

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Arizona State Representative Anthony Kern recently filed HB 2238, a new intellectual diversity bill focused on creating Offices of Public Policy Events. The bill is closely modeled after Stanley Kurtz...

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January 17, 2020

Partisan Registration and Contributions of Faculty in Flagship Colleges

Mitchell Langbert and Sean Stevens

The overwhelming political homogeneity of faculty members has raised concerns that it may lead to questionable research practices, as well as lead to increased skepticism about higher education....

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November 5, 2019

The Road to Implementing a Free Speech Bill in South Dakota

Peter Wood

H.B. 1807 passed the South Dakota legislature earlier this year, and now the Board of Regents must implement the free speech bill. Peter Wood offers his recommendations in this letter t...

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October 17, 2019

The Academic Rants of Eco-Fascism

Sumantra Maitra

A reply to a recent article exposes a standard Western activist/academic whose views align more with an apocalyptic cult than serious study. 

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August 19, 2019

Letters to the Big Three: Don't De-Platform Scientists

Peter Wood

A scientist "blacklist" has caused concern about the de-platforming. 

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August 5, 2019

Peer Review: The Gold Standard?

Peter Wood

The peer review process, long considered the gold standard for academic publishing, is contributing to the irreproducibility crisis in modern science. Good research is being lumped in with the bad in...

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July 11, 2019

Episode #36: Silenced Stages with George LaNoue

Peter Wood

Professor George LaNoue describes his career teaching First Amendment law and the importance of student debate to intellectual growth. However, colleges increasingly seek to avoid controversy, an...

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