Interviews with Iymen Chehade, class canceled at Columbia College for screening documentary

Collection of print and radio interviews with and on Iymen Chehade’s struggle for academic freedom at Columbia College Chicago:

petition: Respect Academic Freedom!

forum: Why is Palestine taboo at Columbia College

Interviews with Professor Iymen Chehade:

Corbett Report, with James Corbett: Iymen Chehade Fights For Academic Freedom, Mar 13, 2014 (radio)

Real News Network (video) [click here to watch/read]

BulletPoints, Navid Nasr, Voices of the 99% Radio, Apr 4, 2014 (audio)

The Targeting of Free Speech & Activism Around Palestinians on University or College Campuses, Kevin Gosztola,
Apr 6, 2014 (audio)

AAUP Backs Iymen Chehade, Supports Academic Freedom at Columbia College Chicago, Eva Bartlett, Palestine Chronicle, Mar 28, 2014 (print)

Iymen Chehade gets ringing endorsements from ’5 Broken Cameras’ director and AAUP committee chair, Mondoweiss, Mar 29, 2014 (print)

AAUP vindicates Chehade, Eric Ruder, Socialist Worker, Mar 27, 2014, (print)

Podcast Interview: Peter Kirstein discusses Columbia College censorship of Arab professor, Ray Hanania, Mar 27, 2014 (audio)

Columbia College Chicago Is Accused of Violating Academic Freedom, The Chronicle of Higher Education, Mar 27, 2014 (print)

Columbia College cancels professor’s class for showing Oscar nominated film 5 Broken Cameras, Ray Hanania, Mar 25, 2014, (print)

Iymen Chehade fights Chicago school’s cancellation of his class, Mondoweiss, Mar 24, 2014, (print)

Voice of Palestine, with Hanna Kawas, Mar 19, 2014 (radio) [click here for direct link to mp3]

Unusual Sources, with Doug Brown, CFMU McMaster University Radio 93.3fm, Mar 19, 2014 (radio)

Why is Palestine taboo at Columbia College?: Eric Ruder reports on an effort to defend academic freedom for a Columbia instructor, Mar 11, 2014 [also republished here at Global Research]

Administrators against justice in Palestine: Eric Ruder examines the anti-Palestine backlash orchestrated by pro-Israel groups, Mar 18, 2014

Electronic Intifada (print) [link to follow]

NoLiesRadio, Kevin Barrett, editor at Veterans Today [to follow]


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