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Musa al-Gharbi, Ph.D.

Daniel Bell Research Fellow
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Musa al-Gharbi, Ph.D., is the Daniel Bell Research Fellow at Heterodox Academy, and an assistant professor of journalism, communication and (by courtesy) sociology at Stony Brook University. His first book, We Have Never Been Woke: Social Justice Discourse, Inequality and the Rise of a New Elite, is forthcoming with Princeton University Press.

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Episode 6: Ideological Imbalances with Musa Al-Gharbi

January 2, 2024
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Diversity and Merit Are Not Contradictory Goals in Faculty Hiring

November 2, 2023
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Concerns About ‘Leftist Indoctrination’ in Higher Ed Are Inaccurate. But This Doesn’t Make Them Unreasonable.

June 29, 2023
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The “Great Awokening” of Scholarship May Be Ending

February 16, 2023
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How Much Do We Actually Care If Professors Reflect America?

January 26, 2023
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How Well Do U.S. Faculty Reflect America? (Spoiler: Not Well)

January 24, 2023
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How Politics Undermines Understanding of Vaccine Hesitancy

February 23, 2022
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Difference and Repetition in the Viewpoint Diversity Space

February 27, 2021
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Education, Social Elites and Uneven Racial Progress

February 17, 2021
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Science Fictions: How Fraud, Bias, Negligence and Hype Undermine the Search for Truth

January 6, 2021
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‘Diversity Training’ Doesn’t Work. This Might.

December 29, 2020
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Socially Distant: How Our Divided Social Networks Explain Our Politics

October 9, 2020
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You’ve Been Mandated to Do Ineffective Training. Now What?

September 23, 2020
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Diversity-Related Training: What Is It Good For?

September 16, 2020
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The Sacred Project of American Sociology

May 7, 2020
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The Crisis of Expertise

April 14, 2020

Potholes on the Road to Institutional Reform

February 25, 2020
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To Tease Out Heterogeneity and Combat Polarization, Make Some Topics *More* Controversial

February 6, 2020
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Callosal Failure: One Hundred Years of Viewpoint Diversity Activism

January 14, 2020

Refashioning Futures

December 3, 2019
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Resistance as Sacrifice: Towards an Ascetic Antiracism

November 8, 2019
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Seizing the Means of Knowledge Production

October 4, 2019
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How Universities Have Been Part of the Problem (And Can Be Part of the Solution) for America’s Civic Crises

September 6, 2019
Town and Gown Relationship

For Better or Worse, Universities Help Shape Local and Regional Politics

July 26, 2019

‘Viewpoint Diversity’ is About Much More than Politics

April 29, 2019
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Actually, Students Seem Substantially Less Free Than the General Public

April 19, 2019
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Community and Campus II: A Longitudinal Extension

February 4, 2019
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Misunderstanding Heterodox Academy

November 13, 2018
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Academic Grievance Studies and the Corruption of Scholarship

October 10, 2018
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Vox’s Consistent Errors on Campus Speech, Continued

September 7, 2018
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Vox’s Consistent Errors on Campus Speech, Explained

August 16, 2018
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Why Should We Care About Ideological Diversity in the Academy?

May 23, 2018
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Data on How Ideological (Under)Representation Compares to (Under)Representation Along the Lines of Race, Gender or Sexuality

March 29, 2018
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Three Strategies for Navigating Moral Disagreements

February 16, 2018
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The Media Bubble is Real — And Worse Than You Think

April 27, 2017

Microaggressions: Strong Claims, Inadequate Evidence

January 30, 2017
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