News
Picketers from Fanshawe College in London, Ont., at the start of the strike in support of college professors, instructors, counsellors and librarians. Photo: Erin E. MacDonald/Twitter
Meagan Gillmore | ​More than 12,000 professors, instructors, counsellors and librarians took to the picket lines after OPSEU and the College Employer Council failed to reach agreement
Blog
Canadian Journalists for Free Expression | Professor Homa Hoodfar, an internationally recognized Canadian-Iranian professor of social anthropology, has now been imprisoned in Iran for months. Canada must help secure her release.
Blog
various | An open letter to McGill principal Suzanne Fortier, co-signed by Noam Chomsky, demands the university rectify its misrepresentations and omissions of the Boycott, Divest and Sanctions movement.
Activist Toolkit
| Professor Roland Chrisjohn (Oneida), the sole tenured professor at the Department of Native Studies at St. Thomas University, in Fredericton, NB, been on a fast of protest for over three weeks now.
Activist Toolkit
| Professor Roland Chrisjohn (Oneida), the sole tenured professor at the Department of Native Studies at St. Thomas University, in Fredericton, NB, been on a fast of protest for over three weeks now.
Blog
Faculty for Palestine | Faculty for Palestine issues a statement condemning Israeli aggression in the Gaza strip and calling for an academic boycott of Israeli post-secondary institutions.
Blog
Image: flickr/University of Saskatchewan
Alexander Ervin, Howard Woodhouse | The recent firing of the President of the University of Saskatchewan accompanied by the resignation of its Provost is unprecedented but may represent larger problems with Canadian universities.
News
Photo: flickr/Heather M. Ross
Cory Collins | The firing of Dr. Robert Buckingham for criticizing the University of Saskatchewan's 'TransformUs' plan has brought up questions of academic freedom.
Blog
Samantha Montgomery | A recent report by the CAUT reveals that multiple industry partnerships violate standards for academic integrity.
Book Review
Jason Kunin | Academic conferences don't usually muster public attention, but organizers of a conference on Israel/Palestine found themselves at the centre of a media storm. Jon Thompson was asked to investigate.
Podcast
Redeye
Manuel Schulte | This new book by professor emeritus Jon Thompson focuses on the efforts of Israel lobby organizations to block a planned conference on statehood for Israel and Palestine at Toronto's York University.
Blog
Meaghan Frauts | Queen's University Rector, Nick Day, published a statement on rabble.ca criticizing Igniateff for his hypocritical stance on IAW. This sparked a flurry of criticism and calls for his resignation.