Free Speech Crisis

Britain's Academic Free Speech Bill

Britain's Academic Free Speech Bill

The British Education Secretary, Gavin Williamson, recently set out proposals to strengthen free speech and academic freedom at universities in England. These include: appointing an Academic Freedom Champion with a remit to champion free speech and investigate alleged breaches thereof; stipulating that universities will have to “actively promote” freedom of

Noah Carl
Noah Carl
Academic Free Speech Bill
Quillette Podcast 9 - Professor Jeff McMahan talks about co-founding the Journal of Controversial Ideas

Quillette Podcast 9 - Professor Jeff McMahan talks about co-founding the Journal of Controversial Ideas

Associate editor Toby Young talks to Jeff McMahan, professor of moral philosophy at Oxford and co-founder of the Journal of Controversial Ideas, a new academic periodical in which contributors will be given the option of publishing their papers pseudonymously. Professor McMahan talks about why he believes the journal is needed,

Quillette
Quillette
Free Speech Crisis
Quillette Podcast 5 - Heather Mac Donald on the Free Speech Crisis in the Academy

Quillette Podcast 5 - Heather Mac Donald on the Free Speech Crisis in the Academy

Canadian editor Jonathan Kay talks to Heather Mac Donald, a Fellow of the Manhattan Institute, a contributing editor of City Journal and the author of several books, most recently The Diversity Delusion: How Race and Gender Pandering Corrupt the University and Undermine Our Culture. Among other topics, they discuss her

Quillette
Quillette
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