Esmeralda Tijhoff

Some thoughts on History, Politics, and the Art of Living

Archive for January, 2017

Academic Freedom

It is 2017 and the freedom of academic research is being attacked and demolished in America as we speak. What does academic freedom mean for us, for the people, for society? What are the consequences of shutting down financial support and forbidding research institutions to publish their findings? academicfreedom.
The Network of Concerned Historians (NCH) has stepped up to defend academics And their research around the globe. From this network, prof. Antoon De Baets will come to Amsterdam to give the opening lecture on Academic Freedom at the fourth Winter School this Friday 3th of February.
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