Say No to the #GradTax

The tax bill passed by the House of Representatives threatens to devastate graduate education by reclassifying tuition waivers as taxable income.

AAUP Files Amicus Brief in Texas Carry Case

Brief argues that the policy violates faculty members’ academic freedom.

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Protect the University of Wisconsin

A series of recent actions taken by Governor Scott Walker, the Wisconsin state legislature, and the University of Wisconsin system board of regents represents a concerted attack on the university as a public good and on the university’s role in fostering democratic participation. Sign an open letter opposing the attacks.

Welcome to One Faculty, One Resistance!

The One Faculty, One Resistance campaign brings faculty together to fight targeted harassment and political interference and protect academic freedom and research.

One Faculty, One Resistance

Democracy thrives on dissent, critical inquiry, free speech, and free research. Today more than ever, these things are under attack. Academics are being targeted and harassed and the freedom to join together on the job is in jeopardy. Producers of independent thought and knowledge, including faculty, scientists, and journalists, are threatened. Join the resistance.

Featured Campaigns

We Fight Targeted Harassment of Faculty

Placed on watchlists. Harassed on social media. Threatened. This is becoming normal in an environment increasingly hostile to faculty. Find out how you can join the campaign against faculty harassment on your campus and across the country.

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We Promote Academic Freedom in the Classroom

Proposed legislation that would ban teaching about social justice. Surreptitious filming of classes. Threats to withhold funding from public institutions over controversial courses. Academic freedom in the classroom is under attack like never before. Join the fight to protect it.

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We Fight Political Interference

Legislation designed to take decision making power away from campus communities is being proposed in more and more states, ranging from attacks on academic unions to the elimination of tenure at public institutions to restriction to what can be taught. The need for concerted action to protect academic independence and faculty voice is urgent. Get involved now.

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We Unite Faculty

Attacks on academic unions, faculty governance, or other groups to exercise a voice on their campus are concerted and widespread. Learn how we can join together to protect your right to be heard in the workplace.

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We Protect the Right to Conduct Research Freely

Freedom in research is fundamental to the advancement of truth. In an increasingly divisive political environment research funding comes with more strings attached and faces hostile cuts. Take a stand to protect freedom in research.

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