Reclaim Academic Freedom: Reflections from UC Davis On Academic Freedom and Campus Militarization
Podcast Interview with Iymen Chehade
Professor Iymen Chehade joins us to discuss the controversy surrounding his course on the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict at Columbia College and the accusations of bias that have prompted the college to interfere with their course in contravention of their own stated policies. We talk about the meaning of academic freedom and “Why is Palestine taboo at Columbia College?“
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