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Washington Times: Conservative professors winning legal battles but losing campus culture war

Very good article on discrimination in academia against social conservatives.

By Valerie Richardson – The Washington Times – Monday, March 23, 2015

First the case of: Teresa Wagner… 1,059 more words


A difficult sigh to heave

That is a sigh of relief, which I am trying to heave for the last few days but it is not always a successful act. The event merits perhaps a little celebration, so one can imagine that if I find it difficult even to heave in relief, how much the pain would have been. 1,720 more words

Mental Health And Illness

Be relevant: Researching the politics of climate change in 2015 and beyond

Make no mistake: the politics of climate change is back on the agenda. Over the next nine months, quality academic research will be indispensable in helping to explore, untangle and understand a potentially defining moment in the world’s efforts to tackle climate change. 855 more words

Content Analysis for Academic Clout

Academic contributions start from concepts and ideas. When the research papers’ content is relevant they can be published in renowned, peer-reviewed journals. Researchers are increasingly using online full text databases from institutional repositories or online open access journals to disseminate their findings. 1,939 more words

Content Marketing

Gender discrimination, Dublin City University style

There was, quite properly, a massive outcry about the very intrusive health questionnaire from NUIG. However, what has crept under the table without any debate as far as I can see is a series of adverts “for women only”. 250 more words


Apologies to your allergies as I dust off my blog.

I’m back! Yes, I got tired of my own tacky self. On a daily basis I coach and encourage others to write to the best of their ability. 224 more words