Thursday, August 03, 2006

What's All the Stir About Among Wisconsin Lawmakers?

Professor Barrett, the adjunct professor at Univ. of Wisconsin, made plain to the NYTimes that he does not push his own private political hypotheses on his students in the classroom. The demand to fire a professor for what he says outside the classroom is a whole new layer of incursion into the academic freedom, as Thomas Nadlehoffer rightly argues over at Leiter Reports.