Sociology is slow to turn its journal articles around, which some argue hurts junior scholars. Is there an alternative?
Do recent psych findings suggest why there’s a pressure to go partisan when doing public scholarship?
Is anyone going to do anything after the revelations of the recent college admissions scandal?
Several celebrities and wealthy people were caught using bribery and cheating to get their children into prestigious schools.
We discuss whether social scientists do enough to communicate the limits of their knowledge in public debate.
Researcher misconduct charges filed for Sokal Squared Hoax.
We discuss the case of Shamus Khan, whose field notes were subpoenaed in a criminal trial.
A Chinese scientist claims to have gene-edited babies.
We discuss the John Jay scandal, in which several professors have been accused of misconduct and crimes involving students, sex, and drugs.
Several studies journals have been tricked into publishing ridiculous articles.