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western civilization

It isn’t always easy to give money away

October 1, 2020 8:58 am

Just try funding a Western Civilization program at an Australian university

uchicago

UChicago declares that English is racist

September 15, 2020 2:45 am

Only ‘Black studies’ applicants will be accepted

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

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

transgender

The transgender cult is damaging our daughters

June 27, 2020 11:16 am

An excerpt from Irreversible Damage

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

colleges

Defund colleges, not cops

June 19, 2020 7:38 am

Police are not the root of our problems. Academia is

civilization

How to destroy civilization

June 3, 2020 7:14 am

Thanks to tenured radicals, we are witnessing the retribalization of the world

covid college

Welcome to COVID College

May 14, 2020 12:17 pm

Corona bursts education’s business bubble

colleges

Degrees of control

March 27, 2020 3:23 pm

America’s colleges are selling themselves to hostile foreign states

japan

Why ‘safe spaces’ are nowhere to be seen on Japan’s college campuses

February 25, 2020 11:39 am

Japan is like Switzerland in the culture wars, a safe haven where the hostilities raging elsewhere can be observed but avoided

david frum democrats

The Democrats shouldn’t nominate some outlier candidate on a gamble

January 28, 2020 4:22 pm

The British election of 2019 offers them an obvious warning

yale art history woolf

Stalin at Yale

January 28, 2020 3:05 pm

Art history for the age of identity politics

sarah lawrence college higher education

A new mob at Sarah Lawrence College

January 24, 2020 12:29 pm

Hope for Gen Z?

freedom

2019 was not a good year for freedom of speech

January 11, 2020 8:50 am

Is everything rosy in the groves of academe?

college food

The real reason for college food fights

December 2, 2019 2:55 pm

Scarcely a month passes without a food-related scandal causing uproar on campus

bucharest

Why is there more intellectual freedom in Bucharest than Cambridge?

November 27, 2019 1:54 pm

The students in Romania were doing what students are supposed to do: hearing each side of the argument

asians

Asians are doing too well — they must be stopped

November 13, 2019 9:52 am

The Asian American success story catastrophically undermines the assumptions behind affirmative action

Northwestern University

A journalism lesson from Northwestern

November 12, 2019 6:58 pm

While the student journalists deserve criticism, they might benefit from some sympathy as well

left-wing

Why are young people so left-wing?

October 30, 2019 2:52 pm

Left-wing professors think it’s their responsibility to open their students’ eyes to injustice

leaders

Where are world leaders educated?

October 23, 2019 1:45 pm

The US has just overtaken Britain in the number of world leaders educated at the country’s universities

felicity huffman

The Oscar goes to Felicity Huffman

September 15, 2019 11:15 am

The Desperate Housewife is down with a case of the Varsity Blues

novel books

Novel advice for incoming STEM freshmen

September 2, 2019 1:07 pm

Students interested in a career in investing and technology should read more fiction

intellectuals

I’m starting a trade union for intellectuals

July 17, 2019 11:33 pm

Someone should go in to bat for academics if they’re targeted by an outrage mob

universities chinese

Has China infiltrated America’s universities?

July 4, 2019 12:43 pm

In the academy, Beijing is the elephant in the room