Recent Articles

Good News on Free Speech

, Malcolm A. Kline

Professors and students have won a few pivotal victories for academic freedom but, while the good news is welcome, the bad news is…well, a good way to describe most of what is happening in education today.

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Frankonomics

, Malcolm A. Kline

At least one economist at Rhode Island College, like too many of her academic counterparts, does not let trends in the economy cloud her economic views.

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Academic Inbreeding

, Malcolm A. Kline

By practicing the craft of tracing history that they themselves reject, we can see how we get the revisionist historians who, for better or worse, mostly the latter, now dominate academia

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Freshmen Orientation

, Malcolm A. Kline

Going back to school at the end of summer vacation, always a bittersweet experience for college students, now, with politically correct reeducation, can be just bitter.

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Dead Greek Guys

, Malcolm A. Kline

After successfully routing the “Dead White Guys” some of us still refer to as America’s founding fathers from classrooms in the United States, the multiculturalists have a new target—ancient philosophers.

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Recent Articles

Remedial But Green

, Malcolm A. Kline

With remedial education becoming more of a trend on college campuses every year and employers complaining that new hires lack basic skills, public schools are naturally pursuing grants that will prepare students for environmental activism.

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Not Taxed Enough Already?

, Malcolm A. Kline

A key dividing line between those within the Ivory Tower and those without might be on the issue of taxes: Academics like them while the rest of us clearly don’t.

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Saving Social Security, Again

, Malcolm A. Kline

When trying to convince dubious students of the benefits of social security when they are all too familiar with the costs, professors might well ask the question: “Who are you going to believe, me or your paycheck?”

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