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Tenured Radicals Coming Home to Roost?

Preliminary indications are that the youth vote (ages 18-29) was way up:  an increase of somewhere over 2.2 million (maybe way over) from 2004 (a year in which it was very high), and as much as 13% over 2000.  The Left’s dominance of the academy is now having a material impact on electoral politics.  As we think about the future of conservatism, we ignore that at our peril.

Roger Kimball’s new edition of Tenured Radicals seems like an excellent starting point for that urgent discussion.

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