May 04, 2016 by Peter Wood |
NAS president Peter Wood calls on Virginia Tech to acknowledge and uphold its invitation to Jason Riley.
May 04, 2016 by NAS |
NAS publishes the original notes Jason Riley received inviting him, and then disinviting him, from speaking at Virginia Tech.
Apr 15, 2016 by Peter Wood |
NAS President Peter Wood discusses the tension between safe spaces and free speech, clarifying the importance of intellectual freedom.
Mar 08, 2016 by Chance Layton |
In the wake of Black Lives Matter protests, a study shows students prefer closed minds over intellectual virtues.
Mar 01, 2016 by Peter Wood |
NAS President Peter Wood discusses his correspondance with Williams College's President Falk in light of the disinvitation of John Derbyshire.
Feb 24, 2016 by George Leef |
George Leef comments on the growing intolerance of students and administrators reflected in FIRE's recent list of the worst colleges and universities.
Feb 10, 2016 by Francis B. Randall |
Professor Francis B. Randall comments upon NAS President Peter Wood's "The Architecture of Intellectual Freedom."
Feb 09, 2016 by NAS |
John K. Wilson and David Randall discuss NAS President Peter Wood's "The Architecture of Academic Freedom"
Jan 26, 2016 Peter Wood |
A statement by the President of the National Association of Scholars on academic and intellectual freedom and their relationship with other foundational principles of higher education.
Jan 19, 2016 by Chance Layton |
Spiked releases a report on Free Speech University Rankings.
Jan 12, 2016 by Chance Layton |
The American Historical Association voted against a resolution to condemn Israel.
Dec 02, 2015 by Peter Wood |
NAS President Peter Wood writes about how defenders of academic freedom leave campus lynch mob victims to fend for themselves.
Nov 30, 2015 by George W. Dent |
The desire for "safe spaces" is an affirmation of weakness that is false and pernicious.
Nov 23, 2015 by Thomas Dineen |
Thomas Dineen tells how Debby Irving educated him on his whiteness.
Oct 13, 2015 by Peter Wood |
NAS President Peter Wood criticizes Chicago's misframed statement supporting freedom of expression.