Category : Academic Freedom Statements

The Government’s policy paper on higher education: free speech and academic freedom

alt informationIndex on Censorship responds to seven specific policy proposals, including the appointment of a Free Speech and Academic Freedom Champion

Solidarity with Academics for Peace imprisoned in Turkey

alt informationWe declare our solidarity with Academics for Peace, and with all progressives under threat in Turkey.

Index welcomes call for better protection of free expression on campus

alt informationIndex on Censorship welcomes the call by Minister Jo Johnson for freedom of expression to be better protected in universities.

Index on Censorship condemns decision to axe Flemming Rose as speaker on academic freedom

alt informationIndex on Censorship is appalled by the decision by the University of Cape Town to rescind an invitation to Danish editor Flemming Rose to deliver the annual TB Davie lecture on academic freedom

NUS: Revise safe space and no platform policies

On 17 March 2016 from 5-6pm, we will be holding a protest at the office of the NUS, Macadam House, 275 Gray’s Inn Road, London, WC1X 8QB. Join Us. Also Tweet “I call on @nusuk to revise safe space and no platform policies to facilitate not restrict free expression and thought” or email the NUS […]