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Critical Race Theory and the Assault on Antiracist Thinking
The task before us now is to formulate any defense of critical race theory as broadly as the Far Right has positioned its attack on the field.
Holding the Line against Attacks on Critical Race Theory in Nebraska
Faculty members, students, and administrators joined together last summer to defeat an anti-CRT resolution in a deeply conservative state. What can we learn from their success?
Are We Really Supporting the Inclusion of Contingent Faculty in Governance?
A principled and fair system of governance would provide compensation for contingent faculty members who serve their institutions.
Interdisciplinarity’s Shared Governance Problem
Consultants want to weaken disciplines in the name of interdisciplinarity. Is weakening shared governance the real goal?
Austerity Is Not a Jesuit Value
Faculty, staff, and students are organizing at Jesuit colleges and universities to defend the academic mission and resist the financialization of their institutions.
Imagining a New Deal for Higher Education
In the midst of the COVID-19 crisis, a group of scholars organized around a vision for a more equitable and sustainable future for higher education.
Restoring the People’s Universities
Fulfilling the promise of social transformation through higher education requires prioritization of public institutions like the City University of New York and the California State University.
Challenges and Possibilities at HBCUs after the COVID-19 Pandemic
The COVID-19 pandemic has had a devastating impact on HBCUs and the students they serve. Now is the time to reinvest in these critical institutions.
Bringing Abolition to the Ivory Tower
By bridging the divide between academics and organizers, Scholars for Social Justice is expanding debates about race and campus policing
Reclaiming Paul Robeson in the Time of COVID-19
The Coalition of Rutgers Unions embodies a new model of bargaining for the common good.
Budget Justice
The reconstruction of higher education to achieve equitable educational outcomes must be a national priority.

Chapter Profile

Washington College AAUP Chapter
Chapter profile of the Washington College AAUP chapter.