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Photo of Leila Khaled wearing a keffiyeh with fist raised in the air, logos of Zoom, Facebook, and YouTube in the background.

Against the Censorship and Criminalization of Academic Political Speech October 23, 20204pm, Zoom Last month, Zoom, Facebook, and YouTube all shut down an open academic webinar, organized by a San Francisco State University department, and featuring Palestinian liberation advocate Leila Khaled. Why are big tech platforms making decisions that violate…

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illustration of mouth with braces and bars like a prison

[view PDF flyer] Academic Freedom, University Ethics, and Practices at Home and Overseas April 9, 20191-3pmRm 108 Tisch 721 Broadway Academics today work in national contexts of deepening repression and  authoritarianism, as well as rising tides of anti-democratic and nativist forces.  Faculty, students and staff in the US and beyond…

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