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A new wave of PC on campus

December 12, 2005

ALAN TEMES, an assistant professor of health and physical education at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, was getting good reviews on the job until his politics became an issue. Temes, who opposes the war in Iraq, began posting updates of the body count of US soldiers and Iraqi civilians on a bulletin board near his office. Last April, department chair Elaine Blair e-mailed Temes advising him to stop posting the notices. Then, Temes claims in a lawsuit, she warned him that continued antiwar protests would hurt his chances of getting tenure... Download file "A new wave of PC on campus"

Schools: George Mason University Indiana University of Pennsylvania Cases: George Mason University: Unconstitutional Policies and Suppression of Dissent