When most of us get in financial binds, we look at ways to cut expenses. Not universities.
Academics and educators may not like westerns but when their politcking is at stake, they are more than willing to circle the wagons.
Now this is interesting: Our old friend John Wilson from the American Association of University Professors (AAUP) claims that CBS tilts to the right in its coverage of free speech controversies in higher education involving conservatives.
Which state has excelled in producing presidents and college football champions? Here’s a hint: It begins with an O.
At least one positive education statistic did go up during the Obama years.
The process by which public employee unions have been able to accumulate political capital by dunning union dues from non-union members has been in reversal and the beneficiaries of that old policy don’t like it one bit.
BTS is the tendency to blame the president for self-inflicted wounds.
And intellectuals in and out of academia don’t like it.
The American Association of University Professors (AAUP) have issued a report on “National Security, the Assault on Science, and Academic Freedom” that might leave readers who have studied such matters scratching their heads.
We frequently learn the hard way that for all of our conflicts over academic freedom, there is more of it in the United States than there is anywhere else.