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September 28, 2016
In Deciding What’s True, Lucas Graves traces how media outlets’ internal fact-checking has morphed into something almost antithetical: the very public evaluation of factual assertions made by politicians and other news figures, writes Scott McLemee.
September 27, 2016
Well-meaning administrators and faculty members have put processes into place that show little awareness of the hurdles students confront, says Bridget Burns.

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September 27, 2016
Humor and gravity.
September 27, 2016
Please disagree with this critical review.

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November 29, 2007
Three things caught my eye this morning, each conveying a “time’s up!” warning. First, while savoring my first cup of morning coffee, I encountered a long article on the front page of the Chicago Tribune’s Metro section covering former Illinois Governor George Ryan’s long-delayed passage from freedom to prison.
November 28, 2007
Al Qaeda's strategists have a battle plan. Scott McLemee wants to duck and cover....
November 27, 2007
Colleges are better at helping other organizations' employees develop than at helping their own, writes Doug Lynch.
November 26, 2007
If academics want to take global warming seriously, they can start by considering how much they travel, write Joyce Appleby and Nikki Keddie.
November 21, 2007
A mainstream newspaper covering academic books regularly? Scott McLemee looks into it.

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