AHA Executive Director Quoted in Inside Higher Ed Article on California “Viewpoint-Neutral” Middle East History Plan

AHA executive director James Grossman was quoted in an Inside Higher Ed article by Sara Weissman on pushback from faculty about the University of California system’s plans to implement “viewpoint-neutral” Middle East history programs in an attempt to ease tensions on campuses. Grossman noted “the imperative to read a range of sources and consider historical developments from a variety of angles,” adding that, “[Not] all narratives are equally compelling. Evidence matters.”