Phi Beta Cons

You Knew It All Along

Writing on the Volokh Conspiracy, Jonathan Adler cites a study showing that conservative and libertarian law professors publish more and are cited more than their liberal peers. Exactly why is not certain, but Adler writes:

Yet whatever the reason for [the] results, they undermine the claims made by some that there are fewer conservative and libertarian law professors because they are less able or less qualified.

Jane S. Shaw — Jane S. Shaw retired as president of the John W. Pope Center for Higher Education Policy in 2015. Before joining the Pope Center in 2006, Shaw spent 22 years in ...

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The Compulsory Society

Vox may still be keeping up its risible just-the-facts posturing, but it is tendentious to the point of dishonesty: “Colorado baker who refused to serve gay couple now wants to refuse to serve transgender person,” it says. That is not true, of course. (But everybody knows that.) Phillips serves ... Read More