Universities

free speech

Are college campuses eroding free speech?

September 18, 2019 4:59 pm

University officials and libertarian columnists clash in DC debate

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

bernie sanders college student debt

Sure, cancel student debt. Then cancel college

June 26, 2019 11:30 am

Higher education has been massively devalued over the past decade

viewpoint diversity

Viewpoint diversity includes conservative thought

June 24, 2019 12:26 pm

The seminar, not the lecture, is the way

adversity score

How’s your adversity score?

May 23, 2019 12:25 pm

The attempt to make the SAT more inclusive will handicap the very children it is meant to reward

elizabeth warren college debt

Why Elizabeth Warren’s college debt plan sucks

May 3, 2019 2:13 pm

Her proposal rewards big borrowers and punishes workers who scrimped

middlebury college

The Middlebury mess

April 23, 2019 2:43 pm

Students are open to challenging ideas. Their administrators are not

tulsa reimagining american university

The reimagining of the American university

April 22, 2019 10:03 am

A college in Oklahoma has turned academia into an Atwoodian nightmare

cultural marxism

What’s wrong with ‘cultural Marxism’?

March 28, 2019 12:49 pm

It’s all about the Walter Benjamins, baby...

bridget phetasy graduation college

Stop wasting your money on college

March 18, 2019 12:49 pm

The valedictory address high school seniors need to hear

sarah lawrence college viewpoint diversity

When a student mob came for my job, my college did not support me

March 15, 2019 2:02 pm

Students at my college demanded a review of my tenure because of an article I wrote. My fellow faculty members failed to back me up

operation varsity blues felicity huffman

Operation Varsity Blues and the wrong sort of college corruption

March 13, 2019 10:12 am

Free Felicity Huffman, because nothing else in education is

n-word

Why I hate ‘the N-word’

February 28, 2019 4:33 am

The pretense is that you’re not saying it, when of course you are

history

Will history survive?

February 18, 2019 6:23 am

The ongoing monument controversy shows the susceptibility of ‘liberating tolerance’ to fanaticism

ohio state illegal immigrant

Ohio State lecturer bans students from saying ‘illegal immigrants’

January 9, 2019 2:59 pm

They’re ‘unauthorized’ and you are forbidden to say otherwise

sarah lawrence college higher education

The dangerous silence in higher education

November 10, 2018 9:13 am

I suggested that more balance was needed in academic programming. Within hours, my office door and surrounding corridor was vandalized

roger scruton

The ignorant hounding of Roger Scruton

November 8, 2018 3:48 pm

A very stupid outrage campaign is underway to stop the philosopher from taking an unpaid British government post

harvard university universities

American universities need to chop the hand that feeds them tyrants’ cash

October 23, 2018 10:17 am

How can politically correct universities take money from Mohammed bin Salman?

university of south dakota

Free speech and expensive schools in South Dakota

October 5, 2018 8:18 am

Leaked documents suggest a showdown is coming

neo-marxist stepford students universities

The neo-Marxist takeover of our universities

September 6, 2018 9:35 am

We owe the fact we haven’t been bamboozled by socialist snake-oil salesmen to the innate good sense of the ordinary working man

saudis harvard

Why are Harvard and MIT selling out to the Saudis?

April 2, 2018 6:40 pm

Harvard and MIT will sell anything to anybody, regardless of the national interest

steven pinker

Steven Pinker: my advice to the new president of Harvard

February 22, 2018 2:59 pm

Universities are becoming laughing stocks of intolerance, with non-leftist speakers drowned out by jeering mobs