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The Less Traveled Path of Grove City College

, Eric Langborgh

The ways in which America’s colleges and universities are rotting are many.  Perhaps the most bitter pill to swallow is that despite the decay, the cost of college has ballooned more than tenfold in real terms in the past quarter century.

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April 2000 – Campus Report

, Accuracy in Academia

SUNY-Potsdam’s War on Frats Daniel Flynn Cops Sicced on Greeks for Giving Out Cocoa, Wearing Letters Faternities at the State University of New York at Potsdam (SUNY-Potsdam) are crying foul after their member were threatened…

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Culture War Second Front

, Accuracy in Academia

Read highlights of the debate between American Association of University Professors member John K. Wilson and Accuracy in Academia executive director Mal Kline.

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Lessons From Bain Capital

, Richard Thompson

Edward Conard, in his book Unintended Consequences: Why Everything You’ve Been Told About The Economy Is A Lie, discusses America’s swift economic growth over the years and how this is a good thing.

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Channeling Gulliver in China

, Spencer Irvine

As  Dominic Tierney, an associate professor at Swathmore, puts it, it is now up to the U.S. to see and deal with China as a small Lilliputian threat through a giant “Brobdingnagian lens.”

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Rite of Passage

, Malcolm A. Kline

“No child who goes to these schools should get through them without being humiliated.”—Charles Murray on the state of higher education in remarks at the Fordham Institute, June 26, 2012.

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Journalism Prof’s Judgment To Rush

, Malcolm A. Kline

Phill Brooks is a revered figure in the Missouri press corps who probably knows every nook and cranny of the State House from his four decades covering it. Nonetheless, when Republicans in the assembly placed a bust of Rush Limbaugh in the Capitol, it gave Brooks a chance to opine on a national story, and he added to the inaccuracies that marked press coverage of the controversy.

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Return of Peter King

, Spencer Irvine

As the upcoming fall elections approach, much of the noise and criticism of Rep. Peter King (R-NY) and his hearings on the growing threat of Muslim radicalization have died down as the media has moved on to other news.

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Mood on the Hill

, Richard Thompson

As unemployment continues to rise and military funding becomes gradually depleted,  members of Congress seem content with twiddling their thumbs and doing nothing to establish a feasible budget plan.

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Are Russia and Syria more than civil?

, Spencer Irvine

The failure to reach an accord between the Obama Administration and the Russian government should not have been a surprise because the Syrian conflict is viewed differently in the West than in Russia, David Satter, the former Moscow correspondent for the Financial Times, alleges.

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Housing Reset

, Richard Thompson

The housing market has had more ups and downs in the past six years than an angsty teenager, yet while the path to recovery appears hopeful, the debate has intensified over the government’s role in creating recovery policies.

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