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A Modern Education

A Modern Education

French philosopher Jean-Jacques Rousseau wrote in his 1762 Treatise on Education that “We are born weak, we need strength; helpless, we need aid; foolish, we need reason. All that we… Read more »

Liberty and Ideology

Liberty and Ideology

In his 1882 manuscript God and the State, Russian anarchist and philosopher Mikhail Bakunin wrote that “The liberty of man consists solely in this: that he obeys natural laws because… Read more »

Our Mutual Respect

Our Mutual Respect

In his 1961 Farewell Address, President Dwight D. Eisenhower issued a solemn warning, stating that “This world of ours… must avoid becoming a community of dreadful fear and hate, and… Read more »

An Interview with Christina Hoff Sommers

An Interview with Christina Hoff Sommers

Editor’s Note: Christina Hoff Sommers is a well-known former philosophy professor and resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute. She is the author of several books including Who Stole Feminism? and The War… Read more »

An Interview with Julia Griffin

An Interview with Julia Griffin

Editor’s Note: In light of the recent week’s meeting regarding the potential designation of Hanover as a  sanctuary city, we sat down with Hanover’s town manager Julia Griffin to discuss… Read more »

On Sanctuary Campuses

On Sanctuary Campuses

Ten days after the election of Donald J. Trump, Portland State University and Reed College became the first declared “sanctuary campuses” in the United States. To date, seven additional colleges… Read more »

Inge-Lise Ameer: A Retrospective

Inge-Lise Ameer: A Retrospective

August 6, 2010 Ameer departs her former post at Harvard University as Interim Director of Advising Programs and assistant dean of the Advising Programs Office and arrives at Dartmouth College,… Read more »

A Timeline of Scandal

A Timeline of Scandal

Editor’s Note: This piece originally ran in the Finals Issue of the Fall of 2014. It has been updated with the past two years of scandals and presented here for… Read more »

Jonathan Haidt on Diversity

Jonathan Haidt on Diversity

The Dartmouth Review sat down for a second time with renowned proponent of ideological diversity in high education Jonathan Haidt. The Dartmouth Review (TDR): Identity politics are a fact of… Read more »

The Morton Fire

The Morton Fire

In his 1940 essay “Inside the Whale,” George Orwell explained that “So much of left-wing thought is a kind of playing with fire by people who don’t even know that… Read more »