George Orwell Call Your Office: Marquette Demands Ritual Apology From Embattled Professor

March 29, 2016

By David French at National Review

There’s nothing like a good show trial to build confidence in the academy’s commitment to academic freedom. Marquette University is demanding that embattled professor John McAdams apologize for criticizing a colleague as a condition for keeping his job. And what outrage did McAdams commit? He tried to protect the academic freedom and free speech of conservative students: ...

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