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Colleges Are Defending Free Speech. Will Students Follow Suit?

Advocates of liberal education should cheer the preliminary signs of a turnaround on college campuses. But they shouldn’t break out the champagne just yet.

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Colleges Respond to Racial Tensions By Making Them Worse

Campus diversity bureaucracies exacerbate racial tensions.

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Where the Professors Are Moving Right

The region was also Donald Trump’s worst in the 2016 primaries.

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State Legislature Wages War on Campus PC

The left-wing campus crusaders at the University of Tennessee are running up against a formidable obstacle: the Republican-dominated state legislature.

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The Last Minority

How bad are things for conservatives in academia?

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Tennessee State Legislature Takes On Campus PC

Even as campus politics are moving left, state politics are moving right. That’s bad news for PC activists in the long run.

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Reports of Anti-Semitism at Oberlin

Resurgent anti-Semitism is too important a problem to be ignored and suppressed; it must be confronted, exposed, and repudiated—but with argument, not with formal speech prohibitions.

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American Academics Have Moved to the Left

A chart from Heterodox Academy shows a sharp rise in the number of self-identified liberal professors, at the expense of conservatives and moderates.

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POTUS v. PC, Part Three

For the third time this year, President Obama condemned the intolerance exhibited by some leftwing activists on college campuses.

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On Sexual Assault, Is Presumption of Guilt Going Mainstream?

At a campaign event, Hillary Clinton appeared to endorse campus rape tribunals’ practice of abandoning the presumption of innocence.

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Angela and Recep

A spat over detained human rights activists points to deeper festering problems.

Conceding Syria

There are good reasons to re-think U.S. commitments in Syria. But ending support to the rebels will pose real costs for no clear benefit.

American Balkanization

California, New York, and lesser liberal states are inaugurating something new and dangerous in American politics.

blue reform?

There are still Democrats who occupy something like the liberal center that Bill Clinton helped forge in the 1990s.

Market Forces

A railroad CEO is grim about coal’s future in America.

Market Failure

Between its broken carbon market and its out of control solar industry, little is going to plan in the Golden state.

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