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2 in 5 Top-Ranking Liberal Arts Schools Have No Full-Time Republican Professors: New at Reason

New study explores liberal bias of university faculty—it’s worse than we thought

Maria Dryfhout/Dreamstime.comMaria Dryfhout/Dreamstime.comIn late April, Mitchell Langbert, an associate professor at Brooklyn College, published a study on ideological homogeneity at liberal arts colleges in the journal Academic Questions. His findings confirm what many right-wingers have been whispering—and shouting—about for a while now: nearly 39 percent of the colleges sampled are Republican-free, in terms of faculty ideological makeup, writes Liz Wolfe.

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