The Jefferson Council, formed by University of Virginia alumni and other stakeholders, is dedicated to preserving the legacy of Thomas Jefferson, the Lawn, the Honor Code, and the intellectual diversity one would expect from Mr. Jefferson’s university.
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Friends and Allies
Many organizations are championing the cause of intellectual diversity and fighting the cancel culture on college campuses. If you are interested in pursuing these topics, we recommend you check these organizations.
Generals Redoubt (Washington & Lee alumni organization)
Madison Cabinet for Free Speech (James Madison University alumni organization)
Spirit of VMI (Virginia Military Institute)
UVa Student Groups
Jefferson Independent (independent UVa student newspaper)
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Quote from “The Daily Sceptic:” “It is a fact often noted that when social scientists get involved, meaningless waffle has a tendency to surface.”
Nadine Strossen on the importance of academic freedom and freedom of speech: https://academicfreedom.org/seeking-justice-seeking-truth-a-conversation-with-nadine-strossen/
Conflicting goals of public education: https://www.manhattan-institute.org/new-yorks-parents-are-exercising-their-school-options
Ohio law moves universities to support free speech: https://campusreform.org/article?id=20075
Heritage report on DEI takes similar approach to ours: https://www.heritage.org/education/report/diversity-university-dei-bloat-the-academy Continue reading