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John R. Everett records ➔ Statement of the Graduate Faculty on the Right to Teach

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New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997). Graduate Faculty. (author)


October 16 1968

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This statement reports disapproval on the part of the Graduate Faculty of the New School for Social Research toward an action staged by Graduate Faculty students. The students had disrupted a session of the course, The Abiding Quest for Freedom, taught by New School chancellor, Harry Gideonse, challenging Gideonse's authority to address the subject of academic freedom based upon actions he took to suppress dissent on campus when he was president of Brooklyn College.

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