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Old Today, 06:05 AM   #3601
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Originally Posted by d4m10n View Post
Where does it say that "their subject" is limited by the course syllabus and cannot include the prof's published research?

Once again, I find myself taken aback by how the anti-speech folks will go to jesuitical lengths to narrow the scope of permissible speech in a university setting.
Yeah I know what you mean. I signed up to do a degree in engineering and spent 4 years learning about the politics of the industrial revolution....
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Originally Posted by d4m10n View Post
Bootlickers, eh? Okay then.

Is there a similarly insulting term to use for people who hope to get professors fired from teaching?

Not that I'd deploy it, just curious.
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