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Academic freedom: from higher professionalism to recklessness

On the Kazakhstan Educational Research Association (KERA) conference speakers of the panel discussion consider the thought-provoking theme “academic freedom”. One of the speakers expressed own opinion that “it is not possible to control the way how professors can use this unique right; they may promote the terrorism or the suicide”. 583 more words

On Faculty Solidarity

BY JOERG TIEDE

If teachers do not stand fighting in the front rank for freedom of intelligence, the cause of the latter is well-nigh hopeless,  899 more words

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A Troubling Assault on Student Rights at Fordham

BY HANK REICHMAN

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Joint Statement on Rights and Freedoms of Students, issued by the AAUP and other organizations.  793 more words

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A Message to the President

POSTED BY HANK REICHMAN The following letter by forty-eight US university presidents and chancellors was sent to President Trump on February 2. 632 more words
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Response to the Lewandowski Speech at the U of Chicago

BY ANTON FORD

Yesterday, John K. Wilson posted a critique about those opposed to having former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski speak at the University of Chicago. 1,186 more words

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Why Banning Corey Lewandowski Is Wrong

BY JOHN K. WILSON

In a few minutes, former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski will be speaking at the University of Chicago’s Institute of Politics (IOP). 929 more words

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Research Universities File Amicus Brief Against Immigration Ban

POSTED BY HANK REICHMAN

Following are excerpts from an amicus brief filed yesterday in the case of Hameed Darweesh and People of the State of New York… 2,632 more words

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