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Committee of Enquiry/Freedom of Speech Ref 20: Lowdon

to explode the whole issue of biological and chemical warfare research

¬†File Author Date Document Type Click to open S Lowden, Sociology student 14th June 1968 Free speech submission … 70 more words
Demonstration; Inch Incident

Lindsay Shepherd: Academic Employ-ability Lawsuit

Canadian media have started to report that Lindsay Shepherd has launched a $3.6 million lawsuit against Laurier University and several of the individuals involved in her struggles at the University. 359 more words

Peter Ridd's sacking pushes the limit of academic freedom | Gay Alcorn | Opinion | The Guardian

James Cook’s actions are premised on the belief that the University is greater than just the individuals within it and unlike Thatcherites Society does exist and it’s patterns of behaviour are there to deliver an outcome beneficial to everyone in the excercise and methodology of in this case Marine Science.

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Climate Change

The Problem of Consequences

Our understanding of morality often comes out of certain intuitions that we have, but this is problematic when our intuitions differ, or when we are not actually aware of what our true intuitions are. 1,212 more words

Philosophy

Academic freedom and students in Myanmar

The political awareness of university students around in 1988 gave birth of the National League for Democracy (hereafter, NLD). Of course I am not generalizing that only students made birth of it, but I am arguing that NLD comes to exist in the political field of Myanmar because of students’ political awareness. 614 more words

Sociology

Political Pressure in Nebraska

The University of Nebraska at Lincoln bowed, at least to some degree, to political pressure when it permanently removed a lecturer in English from the classroom last fall. 254 more words

Politics