Nearly a Year Later, Fallout From Salaita Case Lingers on Campuses

Greg Kahn for The Chronicle

Steven Salaita, the controversial scholar whose job offer was revoked last year at the U. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, has finally secured another job. But recent events show that colleges are still wrestling with how to protect academic freedom when outrage goes viral.
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Nearly a year has passed since the firing heard around the world.

Steven G. Salaita, whose job offer was revoked last summer by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign following a series of inflammatory tweets, has finally secured a position,...

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