Monthly Archives: December 2013

Kirstein on AAUP Structural Issues and N.E.I.U. Boyle Tenure Case

John Wilson, an editor of the American Association of University Professors (AAUP) Academe blog invited me to comment on the John Boyle tenure denial case at Northeastern Illinois University.  I attempt to use the cooperation between national and in this case the … Continue reading

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John Boyle Tenure Travesty Case Covered by National Press

Here are some of the major publications that have covered the John Boyle case at Northeastern Illinois University This is the most detailed and comprehensive report. http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2013/12/17/aaup-says-professor-was-inappropriately-denied-tenure#ixzz2nkKJLTqo This appeared in the Chicago Tribune http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/chi-northeastern-illinois-professor-retaliation-20131216,0,1823060.story The elitist Chronicle of Higher Education that restricts access … Continue reading

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Sharon Hahs, Collegiality and the N.E.I.U. Boyle Case

One of the arguments that President Sharon Hahs makes in her denunciation of the national AAUP report, that condemned the denial of tenure of John Boyle, was that she did not inappropriately use the category of collegiality in her non-recommendation of … Continue reading

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N.E.I.U. Board Member Marvin Garcia Supported Boyle Tenure

President Sharon Hahs in her embargo-breaking release of the AAUP report on December 16, 2013, on the tenure travesty of Linguistics Professor John Boyle, also attached a fiery defence of her actions and a strong critique of the AAUP findings. … Continue reading

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Nancy Mace, Candidate for South Carolina Senate E-Mail

From: nancy@macegroupllc.com <nancy@macegroupllc.com> Sent: Wednesday, December 04, 2013 10:17 AM To: Kirstein, Peter N. Cc: Marissa Lynch Subject: Introduction from Nancy Mace, running to unseat Lindsey Graham in SC Peter, Greetings. I am writing to make a quick introduction. I … Continue reading

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Kennedy and Vietnam: Ignored During Assassination Remembrance

The assassination of President Kennedy on November 22, 1963 transpired exactly three weeks after the assassination of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam President Ngo Dinh Diem. J.F.K. clearly had blood on his hands in his support of the coup that … Continue reading

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