The GOMs (Gatekeepers of Mediocrity) seem to have won.
Accuracy in Academia summer conference attendees got a chance to hear from an eloquent representative of a persecuted minority on American college campuses: black conservatives.
With the book now moving from “college best seller” to required classroom reading, we thought that we would offer some background information on The Da Vinci Code.
In contrast to the approach taken by most colleges and universities, Accuracy in Academia invited an actual scientist to discuss modern environmental concerns with students attending AIA’s summer conference.
When professors go public, they frequently reveal biases that their students may not easily detect.
These America bashers, many of them now middle-aged, are part of the mainstream culture – “in the top ranks of the nation’s intelligentsia and cultural elite – professors at leading universities,” where they have the power, 24/7, to mold our country’s most precious assets – the next generation of leaders.
There is actually good education news in California, although it does not emanate from the state’s public school system.
If your school’s team has a name that is not p. c., you might not find it before it changes.
Groups like Accuracy in Academia are providing the flashlight, and as the overpriced truth of American academia becomes visible, the purveyors of anti-Americanism, social and cultural relativism and overt nonsense will find the walls of their ivory towers less and less insulated from the real world, and we will all, particularly we students, be better off.
Support for school choice is on the rise in North Carolina.
What do you do after you run New York City into the ground? You teach at Columbia.
The people occupying campus buildings in the 1960s are still occupying them. Read more.
Apparently if your child draws a flag in class, the student better put it in a circle so as not to offend the teacher.
When it first came out, I predicted that the Michael Moore “health care documentary” Sicko would soon be used in college courses. I was off: It’s being used in a high school.
This week marks 65 years since the United States dropped the atomic bomb.
A scholar discovers that when restrictions are placed upon abortion, the number of abortions actually goes down.
The principles of limited government in the United States’ Constitution, along with the natural laws and moral principles that preceded the Constitution, are now increasingly being violated, says Terence Jeffrey, author of Control Freaks: 7 Ways Liberals Plan to Ruin Your Life,
With all of the courses that have the word “studies” attached to them, you would think that students are actually doing more studying. Au contraire mon ami.
Conservative students opting out of campus battles in favor of national ones may want to refocus their efforts.
Truly, the Lord works in strange and mysterious ways. It was both unbelievable and unsurprising at the same time that a Catholic scholar— Dr. Kenneth Howell— was fired from a state university for teaching the…