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Peter W. Wood

Peter W. Wood is president of the National Association of Scholars. A former professor of anthropology and college provost, he is the author of Wrath: America Enraged and 1620: A Critical Response to the 1619 Project.

Education

The University of Austin: a meteor aimed at higher ed?

‘Liberal educators’ might sneer but they’re very worried

By Peter W. Wood

Education

There’s nothing ‘phony’ about the culture war

These battles, typically over race, sexuality and national identity, are defining issues for our time

By Peter W. Wood

Politics

Whither the woke?

The real reason for the swing among swing voters is the Gestalt sense that we are heading downhill in a hurry

By Peter W. Wood

Politics

Michelle Goldberg and the art of the Big Lie

She wants to persuade voters to ignore the story about a ninth-grade girl who was raped in a Loudoun County school restroom

By Peter W. Wood

Science & Tech

Liberty is the American virus

We have the Delta strain of freedom

By Peter W. Wood

Politics

Terry McAuliffe’s faith in the experts

Parents shouldn’t control schools, he says, but what about when expertise is wrong?

By Peter W. Wood

Education

What high-school history books teach about 9/11

Most portray the attacks as just something that happened

By Peter W. Wood

Education

Nikole Hannah-Jones schools a teacher

The godmother of 1619-ism takes on the anti-CRT movement

By Peter W. Wood

Politics

From 9/11 to 1/6

Why is the Democratic leadership so desperate to sacralize the Capitol Hill riot?

By Peter W. Wood

Politics

Capitol Hill conspiracies

The plot thickens. Or does it thin? It’s all so confusing

By Peter W. Wood

Politics

Old Glory, new anger

America’s mood is somewhere between despondency and revolt

By Peter W. Wood

Politics

We conspiracists, we happy few

One thing we won’t stand for is usurpation. Fixing an election is not a good idea

By Peter W. Wood

Education

Meet the CRT burghers

The populist parent uprising against critical race theory

By Peter W. Wood

Education

Biden’s CRT plan for the schools

A death ray aimed at children’s minds

By Peter W. Wood

Politics

What does ‘equity’ really mean?

It’s a redistributive concept that has zoomed in popularity

By Peter W. Wood

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