The group and many of its members dismiss accusations of anti-Israel bias as attempts to stifle academic freedom.
Not since World War II have so many academics fled persecution.
New state and federal legislation, as well as a big payout in a liability lawsuit, raises concerns about whether students will be told to avoid destinations deemed risky.
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Like the anti-Israel boycotts before it, this one applies an enlightened sheen to a bigoted logic.
An Iranian philosopher in Tehran heard the cell door shut behind him. His solitary education was about to begin.
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From University World News
China is tightening up the licensing of China-based agents for overseas universities, with the sector tarnished in recent years by allegations of falsified documentation...
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From Al-Fanar Media
The move reverses a long-sought after policy that gave faculty in Egypt’s public universities the right to elect their leaders.
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