A friend of Accuracy In Academia sent us a limerick that you might find amusing.
When Ryan Cooper sought recognition for a campus chapter of Young Americans for Freedom (YAF) from the student government at Southwest Missouri State University (SMSU), the undergrad hoped that SMSU officials would give YAF the same privileges that groups such as Students United for International Peace (SUIP) enjoy.
While the U. S. government continues to unearth terrorist cells on American soil, senior and junior officials in our nation’s academies busily combat-conservative student groups.
While campus demonstrators react to anti-affirmative action bake sales nationwide, few of the protestors could imagine paying top dollar for a cookie and still not getting it.
Editorials written by vituperative academicians that claim America deserves the wrath of terrorists such as Osama bin Laden are standard fare.
A noted scholar blasts campus “diversity” campaigns as condescending.
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.
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…
An Accuracy in Academia Address by Bill Lind.
An Accuracy in Academia Address by Dinesh D’Souza Delivered at AIA’s 1999 Conservative University at Georgetown University Racism is Not the Problem: Why Martin Luther King Got It Half Right I feel funny being back…
Oddly, those academics who most cherish their academic freedom seem just as intent on exercising it secretly.
A pair of professors objected to our coverage of them at the Modern Language Association (MLA) meeting in Boston this year. Near as we can figure out, what they objected to was the fact that we covered them.
Stopped clocks can be right twice a day. So can academics. But in neither case can they tell the difference between AM and PM.
“The increasing favoritism shown by ostensibly elected or revolutionary heads of state in Tunisia, Libya, and Egypt to their immediate kin—the Tunisian president’s in-laws, the Libyan leader’s tribesmen, the Egyptian ruler’s son—was an infuriating affront…
“There is nothing that arid, overly specialized academicians—who usually attain tenure without ever writing a readable work of interest to the cultivated general reader—hate more than well-written popular history.”—Aram Bakshian,Jr., The American Spectator, February 2013.
What do they really want?
British researchers recently demonstrated that the works of Shakespeare and Wordsworth are “rocket-boosters” to the brain and provide more therapeutic benefits than self-help books.
Maybe professors need to get out more often.
The Admiral of the Ocean Sea gets deconstructed.
Judging by recent student reports, it appears that not even foreign language classes on our nation’s campuses are immune to the scourge of radical ideology.