Academic Freedom

News from the Academic Freedom Coalition of Nebraska

The Academic Freedom Coalition of Nebraska (AFCON) just published its February 2022 newsletter. It contains several items of interest to members of the Doane AAUP Chapter including

  • A message from Bob Haller on becoming president of AFCON for the fourth time. 
  • A summary by Julia Schleck of her new book, Dirty Knowledge: Academic Freedom in the Age of Neoliberalism—and a secret code enabling you to purchase the book for just $12! 
  • A new statement on schoolbook censorship from the National Coalition Against Censorship, which was endorsed in December by the AFCON Board of Directors. 
  • A letter to University of Nebraska President Carter from UNL emeriti Dwayne Ball and Dave Moshman on what they see as a loyalty oath in university employment policy.

AFCON Website

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