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Idaho Universities at a Crossroad: Social Justice or the Pursuit of Truth?

Peter Wood

Idaho congressmen express alarm at the distortions caused by identity politics in public universities. 

Demands for Segregated Housing at Williams College Are Not News

Dion J. Pierre

Colleges across the country segregate dorms, clubs, orientations, and graduations.

Neo-Segregation at Yale

Peter Wood

Separate but Equal, Again? Dion J. Pierre argues that 65 years after Brown v. Board of Education, Yale still segregates students by race.

Event Overview: Neo-Segregation at Yale

NAS

Did you miss our launch event? Read this for a brief of Peter Wood's and Dion J. Pierre's presentation. A link to the Livestream is included.

Report: Neo-Segregation at Yale

NAS

NAS launches its latest report studying the history and growth of neo-segregation in American higher education.

Launch Event! Separate but Equal, Again: Neo-Segregation in American Higher Education

NAS

Join the National Association of Scholars in Washington, D.C., on April 29, 2019, for the launch event of our latest report. 

Black Liberals and White Rednecks

Dion J. Pierre

Impoverished Whites and underprivileged African-Americans have more in common than meets the eye. 

What Damore's Memo Taught Google

Peter Wood

The recent attempts to include more women and racial minorities in STEM fields could have drawbacks. 

A Monumental Mistake

Dion J. Pierre

When it comes to de-commemoration, lines must be drawn.

Boulevard of Woken Dreams

Dion J. Pierre

NAS's Dion Pierre comments on a recent column from David Brooks on "wokeness."

College Reinstates Professor Who Said White People Should "F***ing Die"

Peter Wood

NAS's Peter Wood and Dion Pierre write that Trinity College, along with other schools around the country, needs to draw a line between legitimate and illegitimate claims of academic freedom.

Mizzou's Chickens Come Home to Roost

Dion J. Pierre

Declining freshman enrollment at Mizzou is, at the least, an indication that parents are thinking twice before sending checks to institutions where students are doing everything but learning –or where their safety is at risk.

Harvard Prepares to Host All Black Graduation

Dion J. Pierre

Is Harvard's all black graduation a benign trend or a step backwards? 

BLM at the New School

Dion J. Pierre

Dion J. Pierre begins his exploration of race on the modern American campus.