Academic Freedom

UC Students Denounce CA Assembly Resolution HR 35: Demand UC Stop Profiting From Israel’s Occupation

The Scholars' Letter Last week, scholars and university faculty issued a public statement and letter to the 66 California Assembly-members who drafted, sponsored and passed a resolution on 28 August calling on university administrators to address what the assembly called “anti-Semitism” on campuses — but what many see as a clear attempt to curb Palestine … Continue reading UC Students Denounce CA Assembly Resolution HR 35: Demand UC Stop Profiting From Israel’s Occupation

University Class Action Lawsuit Over Fundraiser

The University is facing a possible class-action lawsuit two years after a fundraiser for a flotilla ship against the Israeli blockade of Gaza was not paid out. Infringing on Freedom of Speech Chemistry professor Larry Romsted, along with University alumna and part-time lecturer Manijeh Saba, are suing the University for failure to release the funds, … Continue reading University Class Action Lawsuit Over Fundraiser

Attempted Censorship Of California State University Professor

Take Action Now! Contact CSC Chancellor Charles Reed at creed@calsttate.edu and demand Dr. Klein be provided his academic freedom and right to freedom of expression. "Nobody's free until everybody's free." ~ Fannie Lou Hamer There is mounting pressure to silence another academic voice who speaks out against apartheid. We expect educational institutions to be at … Continue reading Attempted Censorship Of California State University Professor