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Wisconsin Regents Committee Approves Tenure Changes Without Discussion

From academeblog:

The policy changes were driven by provisions of the 2015-17 state budget that stripped tenure protections from state law and expanded administrators’ authority to fire tenured faculty, allowing for layoffs if academic programs are curtailed, modified, discontinued or redirected.

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David Fields

Capitalist conspiracy

(To be published in Arabic for Arabi21)

The Rockefellers apparently created the Zika virus.  

Depending on who you ask, the Rothschilds or possibly the Rokefellers, the Illuminati, the Freemasons, the Trilateral Commission, or the Elders of Zion, control the world. 515 more words

Neoliberalism

New book by Michael D. Yates: The Great Inequality

From Routledge:

A growing inequality in income and wealth marks modern capitalism, and it negatively affects nearly every aspect of our lives, especially those of the working class.

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David Fields

Surprisingly neoliberal: the SNP's approach to further education

I was scrolling through twitter the other day and I saw this image, tweeted by the Scottish Labour Party:

I’m never impressed when political parties use social media for point-scoring and slagging each other off. 1,226 more words

Education In General

انقلابات المؤسسات                               Corporate coups

ليس هناك شك أن الشركات متعددة الجنسيات لديها القدرة على التأثير على السياسة، والضغط على الأنظمة، وحتى في تعيين الحكومات.  فلا يمكنك العثور على مثال  لانقلاب في  الـ50 سنة الأخيرة لم ينفذ من أجل الأعمال الاستثمارية، فقد ثبت داخل الولايات المتحدة، بما لا يقبل الجدل أن مصالح الشركات لها السيطرة الكاملة على صناعة السياسات.

Open Source Revolution

Producing Anxiety in the Neoliberal University (2016)

Lawrence D. Berg, Edward H. Huijbens, Henrik Gutzon Larsen, Producing Anxiety in the Neoliberal University
Forthcoming in The Canadian Geographer/le Géographe Canadien
Special issue on… 223 more words

Journal Articles

My Interview to Noam Chomsky

My exchange with Prof. Noam Chomsky, appeared on Jacobin Magazine on the 22nd of September 2015.

((https://www.jacobinmag.com/2015/09/noam-chomsky-bernie-sanders-greece-tsipras-grexit-austerity-neoliberalism-protest/)

Throughout his illustrious career, one of Noam Chomsky’s chief preoccupations has been questioning — and urging us to question — the assumptions and norms that govern our society. 1,995 more words