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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 history on the October Revolution of 1917.

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December 6, 2018

Episode #5: Argument by Epithet with Mark Bauerlein

NAS

Peter W. Wood sits down with Mark Bauerlein to discuss his recent article in Academic Questions and argument by epithet. 

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July 19, 2017

Modern vs. Western Thought: Cultural Marxism and Gender Feminism

William H. Young

William Young discusses the impact of Gender Feminism on family and society.

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October 26, 2016

The “Cultural Revolution” Comes to American Academia

Old Communist language and tactics are infiltrating American higher education, aided by our historical amnesia.

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February 20, 2014

Postmodernism: Does it Have Marxist or Historicist Origins?

George Seaver

Much more than Marxism, Historicism has influenced culture and politics and accounts for many of the ideologies and sentiments that emerge in academia today.

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January 24, 2013

Social Justice and Human Nature

William H. Young

William Young explores contrasting views of human nature and their implications for public policy.

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November 7, 2012

Barry Commoner, Connected

Peter Wood

Peter Wood reflects on the career of a Founding Father of the sustainability movement.

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June 19, 2012

Leftist Nostalgia for Academic Standards

Peter Wood

Peter Wood compares the second thoughts of a famous Marxist literary critic and the UCLA faculty’s rejection of a proposed diversity requirement.

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September 22, 2011

Marxist Justice and Western Civilization

William H. Young

William Young discusses the mainstreaming of Marxist ideas in the K-12 educational curriculum.

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August 3, 2011

Human Nature and Western Civilization

William H. Young

William H. Young begins a new occasional series of articles focused on Western Civilization and current academic issues with a discussion of human nature.

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