അക്കാഡമിക് സ്വാതന്ത്ര്യം

– ക്രിസ് ഹെഡ്ജസ്സും ഷെല്‍ഡണ്‍ വോളിനും

Wolin was a navigator for B24. done 51 mission.
Panama canal. Air force to support MacArther.

Douglas MacArther, american 5 star general played a prominent role in the Pacific theater during WWII.
B-24 Liberator.
Wolin was 19.

Chandler Davis. Refused to cooperate with the House Unamerican Activities Committee and was subsequently dismissed from the University of Michigan. He attended a Peace protest. so fired.

academics are forced to write papers. Wolin was good in writing, so he survived. But lot of good teachers who are not good in writing forced to leave.

Wolin was hired to Berkeley in position of one person who refuse to take the loyalty of.
Wolin dont know that. The person resigned. Later he felt guilty.
It meant you accepting some orthodoxy.

Joseph McCarthy

Once things are in the air, it becomes normal.

Lawrence Hamm, civil rights activist. Founder and president of People’s Organization for progress.

3/500 Princeton faculty joined the protest. Wolin joined.

Merle Fainsod – American political scientist. scolar of the soviet union and public relation. Dusing WWII he was selected as a price executive for the office of Price Administration.
He did not rely on Washington for plans.

But William Eliott American historian and political adviser to 5 US presidents.

people infatuated with themselves and self importance.

Academic ego

Julien Benda, Treason of the Intellectuals. Intellectuals are not for forming policies, but to critic them.

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