June 14, 2022

MTC: Reparations or Ransom?

Wenyuan Wu

California’s New Reparations Report Defies Gravity On June 1, 2022, the California Reparations Task Force, established by the passage of AB 3121 in 2020, released an interim report detailing generati......

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May 10, 2022

Article: Beginning the Long March Back

Marina Ziemnick

Three routes to restoring the credibility of America’s educational institutions.

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March 24, 2022

Statement: NAS Statement on the University of California's Proposed Ethnic Studies Requirement

National Association of Scholars

We urge everyone in California, and especially everyone affiliated with the University of California system, to express their opposition to the new Ethnic Studies requirement.

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February 22, 2022

Article: Review: The 1619 Project: A New Origin Story

Tom Mackaman

The front cover of the recently released book version of the New York Times’ 1619 Project speaks as much in a few short words as the following 600 pages of text.

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March 18, 2022

Academic Questions: The Tragedy of Mariam, The Fair Queen of Jewry: The Feminist Sop for Renaissance Drama

Gorman Beauchamp

Academic feminists go to some pretty strange lengths to ensure that female “writers” are well-represented in the literary canon of the Renaissance. Gorman Beauchamp considers the strange c......

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March 9, 2022

MTC: Marcus Foster: A Black Hero You’ve Never Heard Of

Craig Frisby & Robert Maranto

Editor’s Note: This article was originally published by RealClearPublicAffairs on March 3, 2022, and is republished here with permission. As part of its domination of cultural institutions, the......

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March 7, 2022

MTC: “Test-Blind” Is Another Tool for Discrimination

Wenyuan Wu

In recent years, many higher education institutions have abandoned standardized testing in their admissions processes or made these tests optional, arguing that SAT or ACT scores do not reliably proje......

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February 21, 2022

MTC: When Ethnic Studies Education Violates the Law: California’s Guardrails

Joe Nalven

This is not an article about censorship. It is an article about critical thinking—framed within legislated guardrails. Boundaries are important in elementary and secondary education, more so tha......

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December 28, 2021

Article: 2021 NAS Roundup

David Acevedo

As 2021 comes to a close, we're reflecting on our last year of work. We also have a special CounterCurrent announcement to make—click to read more.

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January 18, 2022

Article: Gov. Youngkin Bans Critical Race Theory, but More Reform is Necessary

David Randall

Governor Youngkin has moved swiftly on his campaign promises, yet the state of Virginia must do more to institutionalize education reform.

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