California Fleeing

Jul 15, 2021 by

Some deny the Golden State’s demographic decline, but data make it hard to ignore. Joel Kotkin Wendell Cox Some longtime Californians...

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Schools as Factories of Confor...

Jul 13, 2021 by

Promising genuine learning, today’s schooling too often delivers only a void—but academic alternatives are starting to appear.  ...

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What Critical Race Theory Has ...

Jun 17, 2021 by

A new video essay explores the theoretical roots and practical consequences of the controversial ideology. Christopher F. Rufo...

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Biden Admin Funds Antiracist T...

May 26, 2021 by

The Biden administration encourages school districts to conduct “antiracist therapy.” Max Eden The American Rescue Plan requires...

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Progressive Parents v. Teacher...

Mar 30, 2021 by

Residents of wealthy, left-leaning communities in New Jersey struggle against the power of teachers’ unions. Steven Malanga While the...

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Civics Education and Identity ...

Mar 23, 2021 by

Well-meaning GOP efforts to fund civics education could end up replacing the teaching of traditional American principles with...

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There Goes the Neighborhood Sc...

Mar 20, 2021 by

Kay S. Hymowitz I’ve always been a sucker for the romance of the neighborhood school. When I was a child, I walked by myself to the...

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Progressives against Civil Rig...

Mar 18, 2021 by

As activists trade equality for “equity,” they jettison the principles of the civil rights movement. Charles Love A new generation of...

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Critical Race Theory in Wake C...

Mar 18, 2021 by

North Carolina’s largest school district launches a campaign against “whiteness in educational spaces.” Christopher F. Rufo Last...

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What School Shutdowns Have Wro...

Mar 17, 2021 by

Parents are exploring new educational options for a post-pandemic America. Larry Sand Though Covid-related restrictions are easing...

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The Miseducation of America’s ...

Mar 10, 2021 by

Affluent parents, terrified of running afoul of the new orthodoxy in their children’s private schools, organize in secret. Bari Weiss...

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The Campus as Factory

Mar 8, 2021 by

Corporatist progressivism and the crisis of American higher education Jacob Howland Universities were already in big trouble when...

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Secretary of Ethnic Studies?

Feb 3, 2021 by

President Biden’s choice to lead the Education Department has a thin record—except in one trailblazing area. Max Eden President...

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States Can Reject Critical Rac...

Jan 22, 2021 by

President Biden has reinstituted the pernicious philosophy at the federal level, but governors and local legislators can still fight...

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Identity Politics in Cupertino...

Jan 14, 2021 by

A Cupertino elementary school forces third-graders to deconstruct their racial identities, then rank themselves according to their...

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Radicalism in San Diego School...

Jan 6, 2021 by

San Diego’s school district tells white teachers that they are guilty of “spirit murdering” black children and should undergo...

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Biden and Schools

Jan 4, 2021 by

Federal education policy is likely to take a sharp left turn. Max Eden Shortly after Joe Biden was declared president-elect, the...

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The Perils of “Doing Something...

Jan 1, 2021 by

Fifty years on, Edward C. Banfield’s skeptical take on the urban crises of his day offers useful advice for dealing with our own....

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Tell Only Lies

Dec 28, 2020 by

Americans are increasingly afraid to express themselves honestly. The late Joseph P. Overton of the Mackinac Center stated that an...

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No Sanctuary for Illegal Immig...

Dec 23, 2020 by

Santa Clara County shows where we might be headed in tolerating illegal-immigrant crime. Dave Seminara The powers that be in...

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