June 18, 2021

Tracking American Civics Legislation

David Randall

UPDATED: We're tracking every proposed American civics education bill, both on the federal and state level, and have organized our data here for public use.

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June 18, 2021

A Response to the “Joint Statement on Legislative Efforts to Restrict Education about Racism and American History”

Peter Wood

The twenty states that have begun the work to strengthen American civics and history education and ban “divisive concepts” based on race and sex stereotypes are preventing the imposition o......

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June 17, 2021

Video: Fighting for Academic Freedom in America, Canada, and Britain

National Association of Scholars

We spoke with leaders in the fight for academic freedom from the United States, Canada, and Britain. Watch to learn how professors should fight back against censorship of "problemat......

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June 16, 2021

Scholars Applaud the Foreign Funding Accountability Act

National Association of Scholars

The National Association of Scholars supports the Foreign Funding Accountability Act, a newly proposed bill that would amend Section 117 of the HEA.

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June 15, 2021

Florida Turns Up the Heat on Foreign Influence

David Acevedo

Last week, Governor Ron DeSantis signed into law a pair of bills targeting malign foreign influence in Florida higher education—House Bill 7017 and House Bill 1523.

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June 11, 2021

Event: Fighting for Academic Freedom in America, Canada, and Britain

National Association of Scholars

Join the National Association of Scholars on Thursday, June 17th, at 2 pm ET for a webinar event as we speak with leaders in the fight for academic freedom from the United States, Canada, an......

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June 10, 2021

Tracking "Cancel Culture" in Higher Education

David Acevedo

UPDATED: A repository of 176 administrators, professors, and students who have been "canceled" for expressing views deemed unacceptable by higher education ideologues.

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June 9, 2021

Texas Passes H.B. 3979, Attorneys General Oppose CRT, and Some Local Victories

David Randall

Click to read the sixth issue of Resolute, our new Civics Alliance newsletter informing you about the most urgent issues in civics education.

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June 8, 2021

Video: 1803

National Association of Scholars

Watch our webinar discussion on the motivations and effects of the Lewis & Clark expedition.

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June 8, 2021

1815: The Miracle at New Orleans

National Association of Scholars

Join NAS and our commentators, Donald Hickey, Brian Kilmeade, and Joseph F. Stoltz, on June 22nd at 2 pm ET as we discuss the final battle of the War of 1812.

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Where Did We Get the Idea That Only White People Can Be Racist?

A look at the double standard that has arisen regarding racism, illustrated recently by the reaction to a black professor's biased comments on Twitter....

April 19, 2021

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UT Austin Approves Orwellian “Strategic Plan for Faculty Diversity, Equity, and Inclusivity”

Sadly, the University of Texas at Austin did not heed our repeated warnings about the direct threat to academic freedom and institutional neutrality posed by its now-appr......

June 10, 2021

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Tracking "Cancel Culture" in Higher Education

UPDATED: A repository of 176 administrators, professors, and students who have been "canceled" for expressing views deemed unacceptable by higher education ideologues....

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May 15, 2015

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Where Did We Get the Idea That Only White People Can Be Racist?

A look at the double standard that has arisen regarding racism, illustrated recently by the reaction to a black professor's biased comments on Twitter....

May 24, 2021

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The Jay Bergman Debacle: An Extended Study in Academic Cancel Culture

CCSU Professor of History and long-time NAS Board member Jay Bergman is under fire from colleagues, school superintendents, and the local media. His crime? Criticizing the 1619 Project....

May 18, 2021

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How Many Confucius Institutes Are in the United States?

Updated 5/18/2021: We're keeping track of all Confucius Institutes in the United States, including those that remain open, those that closed, and those that have announced their clo......