Government

A Turning Point in the Campus Culture Wars? For Some, Trump Raises Hopes

Mark Abramson

Peter Wood, director of the National Association of Scholars, near the group's new headquarters, in Manhattan: "I am pretty optimistic that the Trump administration will be a constructive development for American higher education."
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The past eight years have been challenging for many critics of U.S. colleges.

The Obama administration has been unsympathetic to complaints that colleges are squelching conservative speech and scholarship, discriminating against white or Asian...

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