Academic freedom is sacrosanct. But so is ethical responsibility

shutterstock. Jimi Adesina, University of South Africa In 1990 CODESRIA, Africa‚Äôs premier social science council, organised a conference in Kampala, Uganda, on academic freedom. The conference was against the backdrop of mounting harassment of academics on the continent. They were subjected to travel restrictions in some countries, arrest, detention, and sometimes even assassination. The idea … Continue reading Academic freedom is sacrosanct. But so is ethical responsibility