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Tales From The Safe Space, Part 40 – The University Of Chicago Fights Back

Yes, some things – like academic freedom – are more important than the delicate feelings of new undergraduate students. Kudos to the University of Chicago for making their incoming freshman class aware of that hard fact up front. 1,668 more words

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An Aside from the Series: Online Symposium on Academic Freedom in Turkey, 25th August

Academic Freedom and the Turkish Turmoil: Symposium on Academic Freedom in Turkey.

 

The symposium will be held on Thursday, 25 August, 2016, at 13-17 in the lecture hall Porthania II (Yliopistonkatu 3) in Helsinki. 129 more words

Global Survey of Academic Freedom Issues in 2015: United Kingdom, Part 2 [Post 11 of a Series]

POSTED BY MARTIN KICH

In terms of its impact on higher education, a major feature of the Counter-Terrorism and Security Act was to be “an outright ban on extremist speakers, including non-violent extremists, . 1,007 more words

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ACADEMIC FREEDOM CONFERENCE II: Are there Limits to Inquiry?

A live teleconference August 27, 2016 organized by Jim Fetzer and Stephen Francis featuring Francis A. Boyle, Kevin MacDonald, Preston James, Darrell Hamamoto, Sterling Harwood, Lauren Moret, Nick Kollerstrom… 539 more words

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Global Survey of Academic Freedom Issues in 2015: United Kingdom, Part 1 [Post 10 of a Series]

POSTED BY MARTIN KICH

In February, the Guardian included a piece on the results of study of freedom of speech on British campuses conducted by the online magazine… 1,461 more words

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Labor law and Title IX expert Dr. Risa Lieberwitz to speak at WMU Sept. 16

Dr. Risa L. Lieberwitz, Professor of Labor and Employment Law at Cornell University and General Counsel of the American Association of University Professors, will visit WMU on Friday, September 16. 244 more words

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