Sep 19, 2017
Controversy over paper in favor of colonialism sparks calls for retraction as well as worries that academics are relying more on erasure than counterargument to challenge unpopular scholarship.


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May 1, 2017

Minority students report heightened tensions at St. Olaf, American and Baylor.

April 27, 2017

A: White religion professors, as Southwest Baptist Theological Seminary has learned.

April 27, 2017

Response to Gap ad shows perils of attempting to define or monetize academic fashion.

April 26, 2017

On average, white and Asian students earn a college-level credential at a rate about 20 percentage points higher than Hispanic and black students do, a new report shows.

April 25, 2017

Controversy over Alice Goffman's book lives on, with students at Pomona saying the sociologist's alleged racial insensitivities should disqualify her from a visiting professorship there.

April 19, 2017

University barred Richard Spencer from appearing, and he said he would come anyway. With court backing, he spoke and was challenged by some in the audience and many protesting outside.

April 18, 2017

Harvey Mudd College canceled classes for two days after sit-in and protests over issues of race, workload and a leaked report in which faculty appeared to be insulting students.

April 18, 2017

Leading history journal apologizes for assigning review of book on inequality and urban education issues to a professor viewed by many as a white supremacist.

April 18, 2017

A group of scholars object to a decision by the University of California, Berkeley, to remove many video and audio lectures from public view as a result of a Justice Department accessibility order.

April 13, 2017

A new group at Auburn University has dubbed itself the Auburn White Student Union, though it's not affiliated with the institution.


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