Christopher Newfield argues that we need a new narrative to combat the US Supreme Court’s right-wing story about racial inequities.
Suboptimal by Design: On Laura T. Hamilton and Kelly Nielsen’s “Broke: The Racial Consequences of Underfunding Public Universities”
“Broke” exposes the University of California system as a textbook example of structural racism.
"The Death of Human Capital?" shows how to overcome the neoliberal capture and monetizing of education.
A new book projects a bleak future for US higher education.
A review of three trenchant critiques of the culture of metrics.
Will Michael Crow’s “New American University” help re-democratize the US or continue a trend of universities ratifying social inequality and wind up...
“Our failing colleges” got the A-side listing. The B-side, “our failing pragmatism: how a market focus hurt college learning” — never got played.
The public has a right to know what politicians and business leaders are really doing to their higher education systems, why they are doing it...