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Read thoughts and initiatives from the National Association of Scholars.

January 15, 2021

Cracking Down on Illegal Ties to China

David Acevedo

UPDATED 1/15/21: A repository of 43 American professors, higher ed administrators, students, and government researchers who have been investigated or charged for illegal ties to China.

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January 15, 2021

An Antidote for Higher Ed's Disease

Keith Whitaker

NAS Board Chair Keith Whitaker's closing remarks from our January 13 report launch, "Freedom to Learn: A Blueprint for Higher Education Reform."

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January 14, 2021

Video: Freedom to Learn

National Association of Scholars

American higher education is in dire need of reform. But where should we start, and what specific changes are needed? Read the policy recommendations and watch our launch event to find out. 

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January 13, 2021

Scholars Encourage Reforms to the Higher Education Act

National Association of Scholars

How do we encourage reform of America’s costly, politicized, and dysfunctional system of higher education? NAS's policy recommendations in Freedom to Learn detail a way forward.

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January 12, 2021

Tracking "Cancel Culture" in Higher Education

David Acevedo

UPDATED 1/12/21: A repository of 117 administrators, professors, and students who have been "canceled" for expressing views deemed unacceptable by higher education ideologues.

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