May 05, 2014 by George W. Dent |
Sonia Sotomayor's impassioned dissent in Schuette v. BAMN seems to contradict views she expressed in her memoir, My Beloved Land.
Apr 30, 2014 by George Leef |
"It is no longer the case that Jim Crow–advantaged whites are being displaced by just-liberated African-Americans. Indeed, it is more and more the case that preferences are used to give an advantage to Latinos over Asian Americans."
Apr 22, 2014 NAS |
PRESS RELEASE: NAS praises the Court's decision to sustain a measure against racial discrimination in college admissions.
Apr 09, 2014 by Peter Wood |
NAS seeks to identify academics who believe they have been denied hiring or promotion on the basis of race, ethnicity, or sex.
Mar 21, 2014 by Ashley Thorne |
As California discards a bill that would overturn Proposition 209, there is evidence that racial preferences are becoming more and more discredited.
Jan 16, 2014 by Marilee Turscak |
The University of Michigan backed a student group lobbying for affirmative action, while denying another group funding for a speaker who argued against racial preferences.
Dec 24, 2013 by Peter Wood |
NAS recaps the top ten higher education stories from 2013.
Oct 23, 2013 by George Leef |
Harvard Law professor Randall Kennedy's new book concluding in favor of continuing racial preferences fails to be persuasive.
Aug 01, 2013 by Glenn Ricketts |
A new study concludes that "White Privilege" is actually being worsened by elite colleges and universites.
Jul 12, 2013 by George Leef |
The higher education establishment has made a feeble and deceptive defense of racial preferences in college admissions.
Jul 09, 2013 by Glenn Ricketts |
Public commentary suggests that more academics are expressing dissatisfaction with race-based "diversity" policies.
Jul 02, 2013 by Peter Wood |
Doubts about racial preferences could cause fissures in higher ed's coral reef of "diversity."
Jun 11, 2013 by Glenn Ricketts |
No surprise: public support for affirmative action policies has dropped sharply. But it may be for different reasons than some academics think.
May 17, 2013 by Peter Wood |
In an interview with Larry Parks, NAS president Peter Wood discussed Bowdoin College and the National Association of Scholars' work in higher education reform.
May 17, 2013 by Glenn Ricketts |
Is there an alternative to affirmative action? Jonathan Bean thinks so.