Search Results for: Freedom of speech

Campus insanity versus freedom of speech

by Judith Curry The aim of education is to make people think, not spare them from discomfort. – Robert Zimmer

Cancel culture discussion thread II

by Judith Curry Some additional articles and events to discuss.

Cancel culture discussion thread

by Judith Curry A change of topic.

The big ‘cancel’

by Judith Curry We need to allow all voices to be heard.

Week in review – science edition

by Judith Curry A few things that caught my eye the past 7(!) weeks.

Campus unrest, viewpoint diversity, and freedom of speech

by Judith Curry Campus unrest, viewpoint diversity, and freedom of speech are issues that have been of increasing concern to me.

Week in review – science edition

by Judith Curry A few things that caught my eye this past week.

Week in review – science edition

by Judith Curry A few things that caught my eye this past week.

Week in review – back to school edition

by Judith Curry Many academics now consider freedom of speech just another American eccentricity, like guns and religion. – Daniel Jacobsen

Cliff Mass: victim of academic political bullying

by Judith Curry There is a disturbing story coming out of the University of Washington surrounding Cliff Mass.

Week in review – science edition

by Judith Curry A few things that caught my eye this past week.

Week in review – science edition

by Judith Curry A few things that caught my eye over the past several weeks.

Death spiral of American academia

by Patrick J Michaels Earlier this year, Eric Kaufmann of the University of London published a remarkably detailed and comprehensive study of bias in academia, “Academic Freedom in Crisis: Punishment, Political Discrimination, and Self-Censorship.” Kaufmann’s writing is a product of California’s Center for the … Continue reading

Week in review – science edition

by Judith Curry A few things that caught my eye the past 4(!) weeks.

Climate models and precautionary measures

by Judith Curry Ergo, we should build down CO2 emissions, even regardless of what climate-models tell us. – Nassim Taleb

Week in review – science edition

by Judith Curry A few things that caught my eye this past week.

A climate of dialogue

by Judith Curry A pacated dialogue between two serious thinkers who disagree about climate change.

Charlie: Challenging free speech

by Judith Curry In response to the tragic shootings at the headquarters of satirical weekly magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris, there have been a number of provocative essays on freedom of speech.

Mann vs Steyn et al. discussion thread

by Judith Curry Some interesting developments during the past week.

Week in review – science and policy edition

by Judith Curry A few things that caught my eye this past week.

Week in review – science and policy edition

by Judith Curry A few things that caught my eye this past week.

Advocacy research, incentives and the practice of science

by Judith Curry There is a problem with the practice of science. Because of poor scientific practices, and improper incentives, few papers with useful scientific findings are published in leading journals. The problem appears to be growing due to funding … Continue reading

Steyn et al. versus Mann

by Judith Curry Some significant developments in various lawsuits involving Michael Mann

In defense of free speech

by Judith Curry If free speech is only for polite persons of mild temperament within government-policed parameters, it isn’t free at all. So screw that. – Mark Steyn

Trial of the century?

BBC Newshour:  Judith Curry and Bob Ward debate Steyn versus Mann