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Social Justice Education in America
National Association of Scholars. (December, 2019.)

Free to Teach, Free to Learn: Understanding and Maintaining Academic Freedom in Higher Education
American Council of Trustees and Alumni (2013.)

A Crisis in Civic Education
American Council of Trustees and Alumni (January 2016.)

Intellectual Diversity: Time for Action
American Council of Trustees and Alumni (2005.) Washington DC

Charting Academic Freedom: 103 Years of Debate
National Association of Scholars (January, 2018.)

Academic Freedom and Educational Responsibility
Association of American Colleges & Universities (2006.)

Not a Very PC Thing to Say
Chait, Jonathan. (January 27, 2015.)  New York magazine.

Dispositions in Teacher Education: Old Tricks, New Name
Creeley, Will. (March 14, 2007.)  FIRE Blog

On Freedom of Conscience, Bryn Mawr Gets it Right
Creeley, Will. (September 14, 2007.) FIRE Blog

Columbia University: Ideological Litmus Tests at Teachers College

Victory for Freedom of Conscience in Education Schools
(June 6, 2006.) FIRE Blog.

Pedagogy of the Oppressed
Freire, Paolo. (September 1, 2000.) Bloomsbury Academic: 30th Anniversary edition.

“Van Jones’ Excellent Metaphors on the Dangers of Ideological Safety”
Heterodox Academy (March 2, 2017.)

“Why Universities Must Choose One Telos: Truth or Social Justice”
Haidt, Jonathan. (October 21, 2016.) Heterodox Academy.

“The Fine-Tuned Liberal Democracy”
Haidt, Jonathan. (November 15, 2017.)Wriston Lecture, Delivered at the Manhattan Institute.

“Wilfrid Laurier and the Creep of Critical Theory”
Harris, Uri. (November 21, 2017.) Quillette.

The True Believer: Thoughts on the Nature of Mass Movements.
Hoffer, Eric. (1951). Harper: USA.

Ed School Follies: The Miseducation of America’s Teachers
Kramer, Rita. (1991.) iUniverse: USA.

“Faculty Voter Registration in Economics, History, Journalism, Law, and Psychology”
Langbert, Mitchell, Quain, Anthony, and Klein, Daniel. (2016.) Econ Journal Watch 

The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas are Setting up a Generation for Failure.
Lukianoff, Greg and Haidt, Jonathan (2018.) Penguin Press.

Unlearning Liberty: Campus Censorship and the End of American Debate
Lukianoff, Greg. (2014.) Encounter Books

“Repressive Tolerance”
Marcuse, Herbert. (1965)

“On Liberty”
Mill, John Stuart. (1859.)

Making Citizens: How American Universities Teach Civics
National Association of Scholars (January 2017.)

 A Crisis of Competence: The Corrupting Effect of Political Activism in the University of California
National Association of Scholars (April 2012.)

Report of the Committee on Free Expression at Yale (aka Woodward Report)

The New Attacks on Free Thought
Rauch, Jonathan. (2014.)University Of Chicago Press: USA.

FIRE’s Guide to First-Year Orientation and Thought Reform on Campus
Silverglate, Harvey and Lorence, Jordan. (2005.)  Foundation for Individual Rights in Education: Philadelphia.

I Know Best: How Moral Narcissism is Destroying Our Republic, if it Hasn’t Already
Simon, Roger. (2016.) Encounter Books.

The Case for Contention: Teaching Controversial Issues in American Schools.
Zimmerman, Jonathan and Robertson, Emily (2017.) University Of Chicago Press.