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Cambridge publishes strong new free speech code.

Cambridge publishes strong new free speech code

The University of Cambridge will adopt a strong new Code of Practice on Freedom of Speech.  Universities have been required, since the Education Act (1986), to issue codes of practice setting out how they will secure freedom of speech. In…

London Principles for Academic Freedom Launched

London Principles for Academic Freedom Launched

Friday 10th May saw the launch of the London Principles for Academic Freedom.  The London Universities’ Council for Academic Freedom (LUCAF) is a non-partisan, academic led organisation which works to support academic freedom. It was founded in November 2023 and…

Cambridge “race realist” fired for rejecting EDI

Cambridge "race realist" fired for rejection of EDI

Emmanuel College Cambridge has terminated the position of a research associate on the grounds that his published views amount to “a rejection of Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion (DEI and EDI) policies”.  Dr. Nathan Cofnas is a Leverhulme Early Career Fellow…