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Politics, Education, and More Politics: NAS’s New Report on the University of California

Over the weekend the National Association of Scholars published a new research report about the politicization of the University of California. Actually, A Crisis of Competence:  The Corrupting Effect of Political Activism in the University of California deals with a much broader subject than the UC system. It describes phenomena that are familiar in all the state university systems and many independent colleges and universities as well. And it offers a strong thesis to the effect that contempor…