Education

liberalism

Is liberalism really a mental illness?

September 15, 2020 7:22 pm

Getting right in the head

david hume

David Hume and George Bernard Shaw…your time has come

September 14, 2020 5:26 pm

Great British thinkers are no longer ok

goodhart

Too much learning is a dangerous thing

September 10, 2020 9:07 am

Head, Hand, Heart: Why Intelligence Is Over-Rewarded, Manual Workers Matter, and Caregivers Deserve More Respect by David Goodhart reviewed

sandel

Being a do-gooder did me no good at all

September 10, 2020 12:26 am

People who throw themselves into good works are actually esteemed less than scurrilous hacks

racism illiberal resist

Cease and resist: how to fight the illiberal left

September 1, 2020 8:52 am

What actions does your conscience forbid? Write a list and tape it to your refrigerator

phyllis chesler feminism

A funeral for feminism

August 24, 2020 9:02 am

Ye Olde woman-specific issues are no longer academically trendy

hyperbole

Hyperbole radicalism and the politics of exaggeration

August 17, 2020 9:17 am

Why progressives compete to be edgiest, most out-there taboo breakers

soft bigotry

The soft bigotry of lowering exam standards

August 4, 2020 2:38 pm

The educational elite has found another way to keep black students down

illinois State Representative La Shawn Ford (D-IL), center, Democratic presidential candidate U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT), left, and former Ohio State Senator Nina Turner

The end of history in Illinois

August 4, 2020 6:26 am

State Rep. La Shawn K. Ford wants the subject abolished

timothy gordon

Another teacher targeted by the thought police

August 3, 2020 5:58 pm

Calling Black Lives Matter a terrorist organization loses you your job

homeschooling

The rise of homeschooling

July 27, 2020 2:57 pm

Homeschools may no longer be old school thanks to COVID-19

charlie kirk groypers college

Turning Point USA takes on the Academy

July 23, 2020 3:14 pm

A financial boycott could send a message to liberal universities

open letters

Open letters have become ransom notes

July 23, 2020 1:18 am

Online diatribes decry a university’s shabby racial record and issue the now-standard list of demands

pod

Children of a lesser pod

July 22, 2020 4:52 pm

The fashionable alternative to reopening schools defies logic

school

In Los Angeles, school’s out…forever?

July 15, 2020 7:15 pm

The LA Teachers’ Union exploits the pandemic

ivy league Harvard University

Ivies offer half-baked education at full sticker price

July 8, 2020 10:09 am

Princeton and Harvard will be partially or fully virtual this fall

police Protests Continue In Philadelphia In Response To Death Of George Floyd In Minneapolis

College elites and defunding the police

July 5, 2020 6:54 pm

Is it not ‘violent white supremacy’ to enable rioters as they burn down African American neighborhoods?

woodrow wilson

It’s not about Woodrow Wilson. It’s about indoctrination

June 28, 2020 4:20 am

Why Princeton caved to the mob

walter block

Walter Block on the chopping block?

June 19, 2020 6:42 pm

Some students are petitioning to fire their professor. Other students are petitioning to give him a raise

insects

Thank goodness for Hillsdale College

June 19, 2020 2:20 pm

At least one institution is standing firm against the mob of kneelers and capitulators and sentimentalizers

Georgetown University's Healy Hall

Black mass: the Georgetown Lecture Fund’s odd diversity campaign

June 17, 2020 7:11 pm

The Jesuit college’s students are play-acting as ‘non-partisan’ celebrators of speech

anti-racism

What anti-racism really means and how to talk about it

June 16, 2020 11:39 am

In Critical Race Theory, ‘racism’ means ‘systemic racism’, which is said to be ‘the ordinary state of affairs’ in the United States

ivy league

Anonymous Instagram account accuses Ivy Leaguers of racism

June 15, 2020 3:19 pm

The lust for cancel culture is infecting America’s top colleges

professors

Professing virtues

June 14, 2020 4:23 pm

Not since the late 19th century in Germany have the Herr Professor Doktors been held in such high esteem

schools learning

What are the long-term effects of keeping schools closed?

June 3, 2020 8:33 am

The crisis in lockdown learning