Archive for December 4th, 2008

University loses harassment case: “arbitrary, capricious, and unreasonable” »

From the University of Georgia: Colleges are increasingly being challenged in court when they act in an “arbitrary, capricious, and unreasonable” manner. For many years, The Chronicle of Higher Education has highlighted the different ways that falsely accused, purged, and mobbed professors can “sue the bastards”—and win. Why do university lawyers act as…
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Black Maverick Now Being Advertised »

Warning: shameless self-promotion. While my book (co-authored by Linda Beito) won’t be out until March or April, it is now being advertised by the University of Illinois Press. So far the press is doing a great promotional job. Here is the advertising copy (including blurbs by Juan Williams and Julian Bond): The long-awaited biography…
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