There is no easy fix here. The President’s signature on a piece of paper won’t restore open inquiry on campuses.
The signers of the Dissent list have all risked their careers or reputations in signing. Such is the power of groupthink.
You may already know about academic freedom bills — such as those passed in Louisiana in 2008 and Tennessee in 2012.
While discussions of science standards are often couched in bureaucratic-sounding language, the impact of these policies can be profound.
He built up to his final act of treason against politically correct expectations with his last book, The Kingdom of Speech, a repudiation of Darwinism.