A book review I wrote recently focused on a dissection of the work of historian Howard Zinn that appeared in the recently published Intellectual Morons by my predecessor at Accuracy in Academia, Dan Flynn. That review drew a sharp retort from one of Zinn’s many admirers in Academia.
Articles By: Malcolm A. Kline
The election returns last week left many academics distressed.
Although the reports that we get from across the country show that professors are doing their level best to turn their student bodies into voting blocs, in at least one bastion of political liberalism, students are resisting the indoctrination.
To be a conservative college professor in Academia today is akin to performing in a road company of Fiddler on the Roof in Syria, particularly when you are a free-market economist at one of the Seven Sisters of the Ivy League.
A perspective on increasingly rare occurences on college campuses.
Students and parents who think that they will find a conservative school south of the Mason Dixon line might want to rethink that assumption.
Although two-thirds of colleges and universities have speech codes, administrators reveal their biases in enforcing them.
‘Twas a time when young men and women graduated from the readin’, writin’ and ‘rithmetic of high school to the Great Works that awaited them in college, but what awaits today’s high school graduates?
Author Jim Nelson Black undertook an investigation of the politically correct, but factually less so, biases on campus today and published his research in the book Freefall of the American University.
When English professor Clifton Snider assigns his class an argument paper, he already knows the side of the question that he wants to hear.