Those who think that critics of higher education seek to use classrooms for conservative training camps rather than ideological laboratories of the left should hear what economist Roger Meiners has to say.
Despite the protests of Colorado elites, the record of the Rocky Mountain state on academic freedom hardly falls in the “Let a hundred flowers bloom” category.
At least one outraged mother pulled her children out of Carrier Mills-Stonefort Elementary School (kindergarten through 8th grade) after being informed about the cross-dressing day.
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.
The announcement that George W. Bush won the 2004 presidential election was followed by more than simple distress among University of California Los Angeles students
The election returns last week left many academics distressed.
West Chester (Pa.) University junior Tony Maalouf says, “In the last two and a half months, I was discriminated against more on this campus for being a College Republican than I ever have in my whole life for being an Arab.”
A professor of government and
politics has come under fire from
students for an e-mail she sent to her
pupils promoting a new wave of ads
from the extreme anti-Bush group,
MoveOn Political Action Committee.
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.
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.
The People’s Money: How Voters Will Balance the Budget and Eliminate the Federal Debt, is a refreshing take on how the American people, not the politicians, would change the current political discussion if they were empowered to do so.
In his last academic post the president was even more aloof than the average academic, according to one of his colleagues there.
The book Debacle: Obama’s War on Jobs and Growth and What We Can Do Now to Regain Our Future quickly cuts to the chase and attacks the problems that are facing America.
A list of supplies for either gender that you are unlikely to find on campus.
Phyllis Schlafly and George Neumayr, in their book No Higher Power: Obama’s War on Religious Freedom, make a clarion case that freedom of religion in America is endangered.
The book No Higher Power attempts to preview what the next four years will look like under an incumbent President Barack Hussein Obama.
David Gordon, of the Ludwig von Mises Institute, argues that President Obama has fundamentally misapplied Darwinism to free market economics.
The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education’s “Guide to Free Speech on Campus” is a welcome tool for any student or faculty member who is living in the ever-so tense and sensitive world of a college or university campus.
Despite Cuba’s ongoing human rights crimes under Raul Castro, it apparently remains fashionable for professors and professionals to invite influential Cubans to meet with American and international audiences on U.S. soil.
In a report put out by this month by majority staff of the U. S. House of Representatives’ Committee of Energy and Commerce, Sexual Risk Avoidance (SRA) has been lauded as the best approach to avoiding teenage pregnancy.