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    • potobac
    • 09.05.13 | 19:11 (IDT)

    1. Whatever Hawkins says or does is a personal judgment and has nothing at all to do with academic freedom. It does nothing to limit anything an academic can say or do. 2. I seriously doubt that anyone who objects to his action would have reacted similarly to a conference in apartheid South Africa. It's just a matter of whose ox is gored.

    from the article: ADL: Hawking's Israel boycott a 'slap in face of academic freedom'
    First published 17:53 09.05.13 | Last updated 17:53 09.05.13
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