The Overton Window should be at its widest in the academy but rarely is that the case. In his acceptance speech, Peter wrestles with how to widen that window.
NAS filed an amicus brief in support of St. Cloud State University political science professor Kathleen Uradnik.
PRESS RELEASE: NAS circulates an open letter asking the University of Chicago and the Medieval Academy to vindicate Professor Rachel Fulton Brown.
PRESS RELEASE: In response to declining intellectual freedom and diversity at Oregon college campuses, the OAS is creating the Oregon Campus Freedom Awards.
PRESS RELEASE: Wisconsin Supreme Court sides with academic freedom in the case of John McAdams.
PRESS RELEASE: The National Association of Scholars re-publishes the most controversial article of the last year, "The Case for Colonialism," by Portland State University professor Bruce Gilley.
Seeking the right to be free of employment discrimination for expressing differing points of view.
PRESS RELEASE: The National Assocation of Scholars releases a compilation of the key statements on academic freedom, enabling individuals to understand the debate more thoroughly.
PRESS RELEASE: NAS finds that American colleges and universities have jeopardized their independence and academic freedom by succumbing to tools of China's soft power.
PRESS RELEASE: The NAS releases an 11,000-word statement on the purposes of higher education.
The NAS condemns the vilification of Professor Andrew Pessin of Connecticut College and calls on President Katherine Bergeron to make clear that diversity of opinion is a prerequisite for the pursuit of knowledge.
PRESS RELEASE: The National Association of Scholars writes that colleges and universities should be above politics.