Activism in the Classroom

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Radical Activists Hijack Civics Education, Study Finds

Jan 10, 2017 NAS |

PRESS RELEASE: A new study, Making Citizens, documents how activists have taken over the term "civic learning" and turned it into a way to raise up a new generation of protesters. 

Me, My Emotions, and I

Dec 19, 2016 by Nayeli Riano |

College English classes should train students in scholarship, not subjectivity. 

Massachusetts Aligns Further With The Common Core

Dec 04, 2015 by NAS |

The Massachusetts Board of Elementary and Secondary Education (BESE) has voted in favor of a Common-Core aligned standardized test.

Stanley Fish, Divestment, and “The Student Assault on the Academy”

Dec 01, 2015 by NAS |

Stanley Fish writes on the campus divestment movement and the role of the university.

Whose Side Are You On?

Jul 17, 2015 by Rachelle Peterson |

The fossil fuel divestment campaign declares war on free speech.

Ferguson and the Decline in Anthropology

Jan 20, 2015 by Peter Wood |

NAS president and anthropologist Peter Wood observes the American Anthropological Association masking the truth to promote an ideological agenda.

Campus Activism: The Fight for Imaginary Victories

Aug 13, 2014 by Peter Wood |

Campus activists fight against an imaginary villain of social injustice.

Food Justice Programs Popping Up Like Mushrooms

May 02, 2014 by Marilee Turscak |

Over the past two decades, food-related courses and food justice programs have become a hot trend in academia.

Celebrating 2013 in Education

Jan 02, 2014 by Peter Wood |

In another top 10 list, Peter Wood remembers people who did something original, creative, noteworthy, or surprising in 2013.

“Residence Life” Resurrected

Aug 21, 2013 by George Leef |

George Leef on the divisiveness of a diversity-oriented housing program at UNC.

Some Profs Just Can’t Teach Objectively

Aug 19, 2013 by George Leef |

Is it always possible to "tell it like it is"?

RES Revs ‘Em Up

Jul 10, 2013 by Glenn Ricketts |

Race & Ethnicity Studies needn't lead to political activism—it just always seems to.

My review of Neil Gross’s book, concluded

Jun 12, 2013 by George Leef |

George Leef concludes his critque of Why Are Professors Liberal and Why Do Conservatives Care?

A Politicized Introductory Government Course at NC State

May 22, 2013 by George Leef |

George Leef weighs in on the debate on how much progressive professors influence their students.

Shut Up for Gay Rights, Says Dean of Students

Apr 19, 2013 by Ashley Thorne |

Today colleges around the country are encouraging the national Day of Silence to support LGBT rights. 

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