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The Guardian: This academic boycott is an empty gesture

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The Guardian managed to surprise me:

If British unions are in the business of solidarity, they might consider flinging gestures at Saudi Arabia, Iran, Syria or Egypt where journalists and academics are imprisoned and tortured for expressing dissent.

(digg story)

I’m sure the UCU delegates are extremely busy, so let’s help them out.

South Africa: Lecturer Dismissed

Another Academic Held in Iran

Egypt: Professor Faces Military Court

(source: http://www.nearinternational.org/)


Written by yishaym

June 3, 2007 at 9:56 pm

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