Banned Books in Europe

Censorship is nothing new to the world of literature or academia. Reasons vary greatly across countries and continents, although you’re more likely to find...

1940 Statement of Principles on Academic Freedom and Tenure

The American Association of University Professors released a statement in 1940 regarding academic freedom and tenure of higher education institutions. The official text can...

The Foundation for Refugee Students UAF

The Foundation for Refugee Students UAF is the oldest refugee organization in the Netherlands, founded to support Czech students fleeing from the Soviet invasion....

The Threat to Academic Freedom in Hungary

Hungarian Universities are under immense pressure from the government to suspend certain areas of study. Cases such as that of Hungary is seemingly unprecedented...

Academic Freedom in the Digital Age

If you’ve experienced this at least once in your life, you’re not alone. Multiple people have gone through feeling like their words are unimpactful...

What is the Right to Education?

Education – the process of learning is not a privilege. The right to education is a fundamental human right. The right to education is guaranteed...

The Arab Society for Academic Freedom

The Arab Society for Academic Freedom is an impressive collection of academics from around the Arab world which work together to enforce the norms...

How Right-Wing Indian Society Stifles Academic Freedom

India is home to a right-wing nationalist party advocating for Hinduvta, a word meaning "Hinduness". Manifesting itself in many ways, this term has morphed...

The Right to Education Initiative

In 2000 the first UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Education was re-launched in 2008 as the Right to Education Project, envisioning a...

Vietnam’s Problem with Academic and Political Freedom

In what seems like a paradoxical move, Vietnam, a country that is experiencing significant economic growth, is taking a harder line on academic freedom...
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