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Hurricane Trump Bears Down on Science

September 21, 2018 / Sabrina Balderama

George Washington U. said the research reflected “the most accurate and unbiased estimate of excess mortality to date.” President Trump had said it was designed to make him “look as bad as possible.” read more >

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Limiting the Debate

September 21, 2018 / Sabrina Balderama

The Trump administration, which has frequently criticized colleges for not doing enough to protect free speech on campus, introduces a more expansive definition of anti-Semitism on campus. Civil liberties groups say it will result in the stifling of free speech. read more >

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Standing Up for Mental Health, Losing Faculty Job

September 21, 2018 / Sabrina Balderama

She spoke out against the termination of her campus's only mental health counselor. A student died, and she got canned. Now this professor is suing Florida Poly for infringing on her protected speech. read more >

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The Right to a Recommendation?

September 21, 2018 / Sabrina Balderama

University of Michigan professor refuses to write on behalf of student hoping to study in Israel. Are such letters a professional responsibility or subject to faculty members' political views? read more >

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The New Socialists

August 27, 2018 / Sabrina Balderama

Why the pitch from Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Bernie Sanders resonates in 2018. read more >

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