The Conversation - Estimates 2019

The Conversation - Estimates 2019

The Conversation is a website run as a joint venture of many Australian publicly funded universities, and it has taken the unprecedented step of refusing to publish any articles or comments that challenge the scientific foundation of concern about climate change. What happened to universities being about intellectual freedom, debate and diversity of ideas? I asked questions about this in Senate Estimates, because free thinking is non-negotiable in universities – even for views we might not like.

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