December 2, 2021

Sokal III: The Latest (and Greatest?) Academic Hoax

Marina Ziemnick

 Start perusing the latest issues of “elite” academic journals. There’s no telling what you might find.

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December 2, 2021

The Great American Novel Series: Go Tell It on the Mountain

National Association of Scholars

Watch our latest installment of The Great American Novel Series as we discuss James Baldwin's semi-autobiographical novel, "Go Tell It on the Mountain."

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December 2, 2021

American History Webinar Series

National Association of Scholars

This webinar series brings together scholars and influential authors to examine pivotal moments in American history and what those moments can tell us about our national character.

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December 2, 2021

Celebrating America: A Webinar Series from the NAS

National Association of Scholars

Join NAS for events on American history and literature! Our line-up of events will discuss important historical events and periods in America's history and the novels that have contributed to the......

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December 1, 2021

Identity Politics Is Taking Over Astronomy

Ian Oxnevad

An astronomy profession guided by identity politics and cultural Marxism rather than scientific evidence could produce a distorted view of our solar system and the cosmos.

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November 30, 2021

Cracking Down on Illegal Ties to China

David Acevedo

UPDATED: A repository of 48 professors, higher ed administrators, students, and government researchers in America who have been investigated or charged for illegal ties to China.

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November 30, 2021

The New 1619 Project Book Tells the Same Old Story

David Acevedo

Two years later, Nikole Hannah-Jones and the NYT are back with more 1619 antics.

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November 30, 2021

UNC's New Medicine

Marina Ziemnick

The University of North Carolina School of Medicine’s efforts to enforce ideological conformity in its classrooms and curricula reflect a dangerous trend in medical education.

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November 24, 2021

North Dakota Bans CRT, 1619 Returns, and Wisconsin Parents File Suit

John D. Sailer

Although the heated debates of the last few months have simmered down for the holidays, activists, policymakers, and parents still push competing visions of education.

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November 24, 2021

1619 Again: Revisiting the Project's Troubled Past

Peter Wood

New York Times editor Jake Silverstein's new essay on the 1619 Project attempts to glide past the awkwardness that accompanied the project’s early days. Let's set the record straigh......

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October 11, 2021

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The Shame of MIT: Canceling Dorian Abbot

Professor Abbot was set to deliver MIT's prestigious Carlson Lecture—that is, until he was canceled for his views on DEI programs, earning him a prompt disinvitation....

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NAS Statement on Gender Ideology in Higher Education

The National Association of Scholars opposes the proliferation of gender ideology in American higher education....

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Winning the Cold Civil War

The threat from the illiberal left grows. How should we fight it?...

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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....

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Tracking Cancel Culture in Higher Education

UPDATED: A repository of 194 professors, administrators, and students who have been canceled for expressing views deemed unacceptable by higher education ideologues....

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10 Reasons Not to Go to College

A sampling of arguments for the idea that college may not be for everyone....