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“Creating, Promoting, and Enforcing” Opinions in the Marketplace of Ideas

“Creating, Promoting, and Enforcing” Opinions in the Marketplace of Ideas

Crystal Dixon BY CARL L. BANKSTON III I was disappointed to read that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth District has upheld the firing of Crystal Dixon from her position as interim vice president for human resources at the University of Toledo. Dixon, as I noted some time ago, was fired for publishing an opinion essay in the Toledo [...]

2012 Victories: Schools Cannot Ban the Bible

2012 Victories: Schools Cannot Ban the Bible

MATTHEW CLARK, ACLJ This is the latest installment in a year-end series looking back at a few of the hundreds of victories by the ACLJ in 2012. All too often angry atheists and others peddling the false dogma of the so-called “separation of church and state” end up coercing otherwise good intentioned teachers and school principals into [...]

Schlafly: Right to Choose Single-Sex Classes

Schlafly: Right to Choose Single-Sex Classes

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY One of the longtime goals of the feminist movement has been to eliminate all single-sex schools and make all schooling from kindergarten through college coed. The feminists claim, without any proof, that single-sex classes discriminate against girls. The feminists have succeeded in making most colleges coed. However, the No [...]

Common Core Standards’ Devastating Impact on Literary Study and Analytical Thinking

Common Core Standards’ Devastating Impact on Literary Study and Analytical Thinking

SANDRA STOTSKY, HERITAGE FOUNDATION Since coming to office, the Obama Administration has been intent on standardizing what is taught at each grade level in all of the nation’s schools. It has used its flagship “Race to the Top” competitive grant program to entice states to adopt the K–12 standards developed by a joint project of the [...]

Harvard’s ‘Laugh Free’ Culture Alarming

Harvard’s ‘Laugh Free’ Culture Alarming

Peter Bonilla, TheFIRE A controversy over an anonymously distributed flyer that was distributed in several of Harvard’s residence halls is roiling the Harvard community this week. The satirical flyer advertised a fake “final club” called “The Pigeon.” In context, the flyer—with statements such as “Jews need not apply” and [...]

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