Recent Articles

Art for PC Sake

, Malcolm A. Kline

Defenders of the status quo in education like to portray themselves as on a higher plane than critics of same but a look at what they are defending usually leaves the uninitiated wondering why such an allegedly highbrow crowd goes in for enterprises that could, at best, be described as lowbrow.

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Affirmative Action Redux

, Malcolm A. Kline

In a recent column that I did on affirmative action, I committed a grievous error. In this one I elaborate upon that correction and try to raise some other questions about an ongoing controversy.

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Caveat Emptor

, Malcolm A. Kline

Did you ever wonder why we get those unique studies and courses coming out of legendary colleges and universities? We get them because our tax dollars are at work paying for them.

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Head Start to Nowhere

, Malcolm A. Kline

At its best, the record on the 40-year-old federal Head Start program was mixed. Now, the middle-aged government program is becoming downright dangerous, according to Karen Effrem, a director of EdWatch.org.

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Biblical Comeback

, Robert Zapesochny

Even as federal judges seek to censor out of the education system the words “under God” and the Pledge of Allegiance with it, the Bible is actually making a comeback in public schools, aided by celebrities like Chuck Norris and the niece of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Church vs. State

, Lindalyn Kakadelis

Some public officials forget that the wall of separation between church and state is meant to protect the former from the latter.

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Campus Report Live

, Malcolm A. Kline

On the next episode of Accuracy in Academia’s Campus Report, I will be joined by two guests who have played key roles in some of the most divisive battles in education.

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Recent Articles

Star on Steele

, Malcolm A. Kline

“If some of the logic in Steele’s selection two years ago was that a black chairman would expand Republican Party appeal to minority voters, there’s scant evidence that this was accomplished.”—syndicated columnist Star Parker on Michael Steel, current chairman of the RNC.

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Post-Secondary Discrimination

, Cliff Kincaid

In effect, the paper’s subsidiary has been getting students deep in federal debt for courses that produce very few good jobs.  Now we find out that Kaplan has allegedly been discriminating against minorities in the process.

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Academia Welcomes Rainbow ROTC

, Malcolm A. Kline

Now that the President is poised to sign the repeal of the ban on homosexuals serving in the U. S. military, academics are prepared to welcome the armed forces they have banned from their campuses with open arms, at least metaphorically.

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