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Thomas K. Lindsay, Ph.D., Editor in Chief and Director, Center for Higher Education, Texas Public Policy Foundation

Millennial Civics

Our schools seem to have failed to teach youths the first fact of democratic politics: You’re gonna lose sometimes. And that’s not an injustice. It’s the price of freedom.

No, Koch Donations to Higher Education Aren’t Unethical

Philanthropic gifts to support higher education shouldn’t be controversial, but “progressives” who hate the Koch brothers for their advocacy of limited government simply cannot refrain from protesting anything that they do.

New Name for the Pope Center

The Pope Center for Higher Education Policy has announced a name change. It is now called the James G. Martin Center for Academic Renewal.

THE DANGEROUS RISE OF ‘THE NEW CIVICS’

New Civics is about seizing power in society, and the place nearest at hand is the university itself. New Civics mandarins are ambitious, and what starts in student services doesn’t stay there.