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Friday, September 12, 2014
Dirks Just Won't Shut Up About Civility, Seems Surprised We Care
From: Nicholas Dirks Chancellor Date: Fri, Sep 12, 2014 at 12:08 PM Subject: Civility and Free Speech To: "Faculty; Staff; Students...
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
The End of Free Speech: On the Civility of Nicholas Dirks
Nick Dirks took the occasion of the fiftieth anniversary of the Free Speech Movement to maneuver for control of the campus as political spac...
Saturday, September 6, 2014
This guest post is an uncivil retort which demeans a viewpoint , written by an academic whose desire to remain anonymous is a function of t...
Friday, September 5, 2014
From the Free Speech Movement to the Reign of Civility
From: Nicholas Dirks Chancellor Date: Fri, Sep 5, 2014 at 5:11 PM Subject: Civility and Free Speech To: "Faculty; Staff; Students&qu...
Thursday, August 21, 2014
The Invention of the "Outside Agitator" in Three Graphs
Methodological note: The three words have to be graphed separately because they appear with...
Friday, May 2, 2014
Donald Sterling, "Elegant Racism," and the Restructuring of the Public University
You may have seen this advertisement, which ran in the LA Times on Sunday, April...
Monday, March 31, 2014
Why we are striking -- an Open Letter to UC Grad Students
Reposted from some strikers : AN OPEN LETTER TO UC GRAD STUDENTS— This coming week, our union—United Auto Workers Local 2865—has calle...
Thursday, February 13, 2014
The Blum Center Takeover Manifesto
The Blum Center Take-over group calls for: 1) UC Berkeley Chancellor Dirks to publicly renounce Janet Napolitano. 2) For all those in s...
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