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Leading intellectuals are outraged that Monique Canto-Sperber, who famously quashed two events sponsored by Israel critics, is being given the stage to discuss “freedom of speech.”
Why are campus administrators invoking civility to silence critical speech?
In America today, people owe more on their student loans than they do on their credit cards. But there’s a simple and elegant way to end this travesty.
Rank-and-file organizing pays dividends for the nation’s only private graduate student union.
Without knowing why disciplinary committees do what they do, we’re in the dark.
The president’s plan to make two years of community college free for some students could solve some of higher education’s most intractable problems.
In The Tyranny of the Meritocracy, Lani Guinier argues that the SATs have become “accurate reflectors of wealth and little else.”
Students fighting to improve campus sexual assault policies face indifference—or worse—from administrators.
Under the spurious claim of protecting “civility,” the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has caved in to the McCarthyite bullying of the Israel lobby.