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Professors have freedom of speech

September 17, 2009

We all know that American colleges and universities are bastions of intellectual freedom. They're places where scholars can pursue truth without having to fear the consequences of getting powerful people ticked off. And they're deeply committed to fair treatment for all individuals...

Schools: East Georgia College Cases: East Georgia College: Professor Fired Without a Hearing over Mysterious ‘Sexual Harassment’ Charge