Tuesday, September 25, 2007

"Memory -- Virtue's First Line of Defense"

A very rude introduction, and exactly right: I'm something of a First Amendment absolutist, so this whole flap seemed rather silly to me, especially for a University. Aren't these precisely the kinds of institutions that should invite in all people with power, and challenge them forcefully and forthrightly? Excerpts from Bollinger:

Update I: More on Bollinger and consistency here
Update II: Iranian University Presidents take a turn

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