In our politics-saturated nation, anything that can be distorted to help sway voters will be. Higher education is certainly not immune from that, as Charlotte Allen argues in her latest Minding the Campus essay. The topic of her essay is the way Obama’s administration is pushing the discredited idea that only discrimination is keeping the nation from realizing the wonderful goal of gender equality in the sciences. Lots of revealing information in the piece, including that NASA has produced a manual that recommends that every university hire a full-time “Gender Equity Specialist” to monitor science departments for any “bias.” I’d like to know if any schools have gone down that politically correct path.
The White House is proposing what would amount to a second estate tax. The one we already have is bad enough.
As we experience the pandemic’s toll on the world, we can speculate about its implications for the Chinese regime.
American men have fewer friends than in decades past. We should dedicate time to fostering friendships. They provide an immediate and enduring reward.
Democrats are treating the infrastructure and reconciliation bills as linked, and so should Republicans and everybody else.
Senator Tom Cotton’s report on the service branch gets a lot right about the upper ranks, but the enlisted side remains in dire need of attention.
College Republican chapters all over the country claim they are being disenfranchised by a president seeking to consolidate power.
Border Patrol agents encountered over 188,000 migrants crossing the border in June, the highest number recorded so far this year.
Elise Stefanik claimed that Nancy Pelosi “bears responsibility” for the Capitol riot and accused the “drooling media” of being “too petrified” to question her about it.
Jen Psaki deferred to the authority of the public health officials in the Biden administration without offering a scientific explanation when asked the reasoning behind the updated CDC guidance.
PolitiFact tells a whopper to cover for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris.
There is no solid rationale for barring citizens of the U.K. from entering our shores now that we have COVID-19 vaccines.
The lawmakers were two of only ten Republicans in Congress to vote to impeach former President Trump for inciting the Capitol insurrection.