Academics Moving Further Left

Inside Higher Ed reports a new survey which suggests U.S.  academics are moving even more to the Left.

  2010-11 2007-8
Far left 12.4% 8.8%
Liberal 50.3% 47.0%
Middle of the road 25.4% 28.4%
Conservative 11.5% 15.2%
Far right 0.4% 0.7%

(The data come from the University of California at Los Angeles Higher Education Research Institute survey of full-time faculty members at four-year colleges and universities.)

 

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