These opinion columns by leading academics on the implications of Garcetti and the importance of protecting faculty speech are available for republication with appropriate attribution.
Academic Freedom Under Threat –
By Larry Gerber
Chair, American Association of University Professors' Committee on College and University Governance
Professor Emeritus of History, Auburn University, Auburn, Ala
A Huge Loss for the Public’s Right to Know – And Its Safety –
By Helen Norton
Associate Professor of Law, University of Colorado School of Law
Garcetti: More Chilling Than the Unabomber –
By Michael A. Olivas
Professor of Law, University of Houston
Two-term General Counsel, American Association of University Professors
Troubling Days for Academic Freedom –
By Ellen Schrecker
Professor of History, Yeshiva University, New York, N.Y.
For Faculty Free Speech, the Tide Is Turning
By Thomas Sullivan and Lawrence White.
The Chronicle of Higher Education.
September 30, 2013.