Author Archives: Anthony Alessandrini

Two cheers for imbalance

The resolution of the case of Kristofer Petersen-Overton at Brooklyn College has provided an all-too-rare moment of celebration for defenders of academic freedom. While administration officials have been guarded in describing the reasons for Petersen-Overton’s dismissal or his reinstatement, it … Continue reading

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Guilty of being Muslim: A review of ‘Entrapped’

The new documentary “Entrapped,” which was aired as a special report by Democracy Now! on October 6 and is due to be released on DVD by Big Noise Films, is that rare documentary that not only informs us about an … Continue reading

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