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The fate of Carole Vance and Kim Hopper should worry everyone who wants academics to play a larger role in public debates.
Why university presidents Drew Gilpin Faust and Christina Paxson were wrong to reject calls to divest from fossil fuel companies.
The American Studies Association resolution has punctured a longstanding silence.
Contrary to what Goldberg has written, I believe that the only version of BDS that can be defended is one that is compatible with principles of academic freedom.
Community members are concerned about Cornell’s partnership with Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, whose research and development help sustain Israel’s occupation of Palestinian land.
Where are their voices on the major issues of the day?
California has gutted the budget for what was once a shining example of public higher education, leaving students saddled with more debt and fewer options.
The student-led movement scored a victory in the election, with the new government repealing tuition hikes. But the grievances behind the mass protests still lurk.
A devastating report reveals the predatory practices behind the $150 billion private student-lending industry.
At UC Davis and other institutions, student-led protests against austerity are met with thuggish riot cops and the criminalization of speech.
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