April 01, 2018|Cary Nelson and Russell BermanFathom Journal
Cary Nelson and Russell Berman challenge the world of academic publishing and in particular, the work of UCLA anti-Israel, pro-BDS professor Saree Makdisi.
February 22, 2018|Maddie Callis, Jaydon Levitt and Sara PackerThe Occidental Weekly
Professors, students and administrators welcomed Dr. Steven Salaita to Occidental Feb. 8. Sponsored by the American studies, English, history, Media Arts and Culture, Politics and sociology departments, as well as the associate deans, Intercultural
February 22, 2018|Melissa LandaBaltimore Sun
For 10 years, I had the privilege of working with undergraduate students at the University of Maryland, focusing on anti-bias education in the five courses that I created and taught. Although I am no longer at UMD, I believe that some of the...
February 08, 2018|Shiri MosheThe Algemeiner
Rutgers University is no longer employing a former Syrian diplomat who defended the regime of President Bashar al-Assad during the country's ongoing civil war, the school confirmed on Thursday. Mazen Adi first drew controversy in early November...
February 08, 2018|Larry YudelsonThe Jewish Standard
Rutgers University President Robert Barchi met with a delegation from the New Jersey State Association of Jewish Federations last week. The Jewish community leaders from across the state asked for the meeting after a Rutgers professor's anti-Semitic
February 01, 2018|Julie WurthThe News-Gazette
A national organization that defends academic freedom is looking into the case of a University of Illinois professor accused of videotaping members of a pro-Chief Illiniwek group in a State Farm Center bathroom. The American Association of University
January 31, 2018|Colleen FlahertyInside Higher Ed
Nearly 600 supporters of David Palumbo-Liu, the Louise Hewlett Nixon Professor and professor of comparative literature at Stanford University, have signed an open letter asking his institution to "enunciate a strict code of ethics for journalists,
January 30, 2018|Mike LaChanceLegal Insurrection
We have been following the story of professor Melissa Landa, who was fired from the University of Maryland. She recently filed a federal discrimination suit. Now a petition has been launched in support of rehiring her. From Care 2 Petition: For ten
January 30, 2018|Mohsen AbdelmoumenAmerican Herald Tribune
Mohsen Abdelmoumen: What is your reaction to the statement by Nikki Haley, the United States ambassador to the United Nations, who is attacking you personally about the report you made on Israel? Prof. Richard Falk: Ambassador Nikki Haley...
January 30, 2018|Emma RossNews of Guilford College
Reza Aslan wears many hats as an author, religion scholar, commentator and producer, but as he described during the Guilford College Bryan Series event Jan. 28, he only has one job: "to use stories to break down the walls that separate us as...