Texas Conservatives Win Curriculum Change


After three days of turbulent meetings, the Texas Board of Education on Friday approved a social studies curriculum that will put a conservative stamp on history and economics textbooks.

Victory for Free Speech on Campus: Federal Court Strikes Down Gun Rights Protest Restrictions at Tarrant County College


Late yesterday, in a striking victory for the First Amendment on campus, a federal district court in Texas ruled that a number of restrictions on students’ speech at Tarrant County College (TCC) are unconstitutional.

Recapturing the University: The Hybrid Alternative


In the contemporary battle within the social sciences between free market think tanks and liberal- dominated universities, the former labor under a huge disadvantage: they lack students.

In Battling Racism, UC San Diego Must Not Follow the University of Delaware’s Example


University makes plans to use ideological diversity curriculum.

Disadvantages


The debate over affirmative action in higher education, largely dormant since 2003, when the Supreme Court affirmed racial preferences at the University of Michigan School of Law, may soon come roaring back.

UC San Diego Freezes Funds for 33 Media Groups, Dissolves Student TV, Threatens to Punish Students for Protected Speech


he University of California, San Diego (UCSD) and its student government have violated the First Amendment by freezing funds for 33 student media organizations.

David Horowitz Visits UNC, Decries State of American University


David Horowitz promotes academic freedom at the University of North Carolina.

Gender Bias Bunk


Is a program aimed at empowering women in science hurting the industry?

How Bad is the Indoctrination in Our Colleges


I had occasion to see for myself an answer to this question when I recently visited the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

A New Threat to Free Speech on Campus


Campus lefists and administrators discover the academic equivalent of the poll tax….