And from an academic world that encounters it too rarely.
But to their credit, the American Association of University Professors (AAUP) did not try to put a big happy face on it.
But don’t expect other universities to follow suit.
Well it didn’t take long for the purge in the academic gulag to begin.
While reporters, activists and Senate staffers dissect Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s life and letters, we did our own reconnaissance.
It’s always refreshing to run across an essay by an academic historian who actually has something to say. It’s also exceedingly rare. “More than 240 years removed from the Declaration of Independence, many Americans on…
The Wisconsin Supreme Court decided against Marquette University in its ongoing legal battle with John McAdams, the professor it fired for publicly rebuking a graduate assistant for forcing her opinions on her class.
At the University of Michigan they seem to be at odds. “A professor at Michigan State University is alleging that Latino students perpetuate “colorblind racism” due to their commitment to meritocracy and free market values,”…
There’s a risk to using a historical epoch hyperbolically to decry a current event: If it’s recent enough, there may be someone who is a first-hand witness to the former. In an essay deploring Trump…
We at Accuracy in Academia wish our American audience a happy Fourth of July!