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Why DEI Must Go

Professors and Higher Education Experts Detail how Ideology is Sabotaging Free Speech and Intellectual Diversity on Campus
By John Fortney
November 21, 2023
On The Record

In October, Senator Cirino and Senate President Matt Huffman welcomed trustees from all 14 of Ohio’s public universities to the first Ohio Public University Trustee Governance Symposium at the Ohio Statehouse. 

Watch our series of stories featuring professors and experts in higher education talk about the danger of DEI mandates in faculty hiring.

Diversity has all but disappeared in the form of intellectual diversity on campus as group think has turned into discriminatory practices of alienating and cancelling those with opposing viewpoints as outcasts and racists.

Watch respected Ohio University Professor Richard Vedder highlight the need for trustees to utilize a professional outside of the president’s office to help make independent and objective decisions for the future of their universities. 

Hear from Senator Cirino and President Huffman about the mission of the General Assembly is helping reform higher education to make sure it is truly working for the people of Ohio.