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(Candace Mooers)

Cynthia Wright: The Erosion of Academic Freedom

Rethinking 'academic freedom' on the eve of Israeli Apartheid Week

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Candace Mooers

Length: 0:15:24
Uploaded: 24 Feb, 2010

Recording Date: 24 Feb, 2010
Recording Location: Downtown Toronto
Logsheet: none
Language: English
Topical for: 2 Weeks
Status: Complete, Ready to Air
Copyright: Creative Commons License
Cynthia Wright on Erosion of Academic Freedom is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 Canada License.

Program Title: Cynthia Wright: The Erosion of Academic Freedom
Description: Academic-activist Cynthia Wright discusses: the context of renewed interest in the concept of academic freedom, its historical roots, how academic freedom is tied to the regulation of Israeli Apartheid speech on Canadian campuses, and how academic freedom must be reconceptualized and reconnected to broader social movements such as education not deportation campaigns, off-campus debate of colonialism and occupations, etc.

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Featured Speakers/Guests: Cynthia Wright, interviewed by Candace Mooers

Credits: Recorded for News Now on CHRY 105.5 FM at York University

Comments: To be used in the spirit of promoting the boycott, divestment, and sanctions campaign/Israeli Apartheid Week only.

Education > Policy
Politics > Activism
Society and Culture > Racism
Regional > Middle East > Isreal/Palestine
Regional > Canada > Ontario
Type: Interview

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