Lutz Krebs is a strong advocate of academic freedom. As an academic researcher and education professional, he believes that freedom of research and education are essential for the future of any country. He is concerned that recent reversals of academic freedom in a number of European countries mirror events in the past — and suggests that they serve as warnings for the future.
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BY MANOLIS ANASTASAKOS
@ VOL 4
ON SEP 20, 2013
Freedom is man's capacity to choose, with dignity, commitments to himself. Really free is the man who can set the limits of self - awareness that creates the outline of his existence.
"Freedom" is to act in accordance with what creates love in your soul.
Therefore it is not enough to not be enslaved to be free. We need to walk in accordance with what causes love. For example what excites or stirs your soul. Living a life of routine and mediocracy, you are not free.
Manolis Anastassakos, released through Art!
The Netherlands, a Transparent Society? Think Again...
BY SJORS VAN BEEK
@ VOL 31
ON SEP 07, 2016
Transparency is of the utmost importance for a healthy, democratic society. A free press is the gatekeeper for that transparency and the FOIA (Freedom of Information Act) is one of the tools to achieve transparency. The Netherlands prides itself for being an open, transparent society. Unjustly so, according to investigative Sjors van Beek, who has met many locked doors during his career spanning over 25 years.
The Fight for Democracy
BY BRETT WACHSMITH
@ VOL 8
ON JAN 20, 2017
Deployed to Iraq to defend “Liberty and Freedom” in 2004, Brett Wachsmith feels privileged to have been a part of the efforts, perfect or not. Brett puts democracy into prospective by comparing the current struggle in America to those worldwide. Today he serves as the Kittitas County Treasurer, embracing diversity and with a call for unity form both sides of the aisle to preserve our liberties for years to come.
Momentum of Movement
BY AVRINA PRABALA-JOSLIN
@ VOL 7
ON MAY 09, 2017
In an emotional speech, Avrina Joslin makes a strong point, to why everyone should be a feminist:
What does it mean to be an anti-homosexual? What does it mean to be an anti-feminist? Can personal opinions or thoughts without activism affect the momentum of movements? But, freedom of expression you say? Well, thoughts have a way of spreading...
The Freedom of becoming a woman after being a girl
BY LINN SOLVIG
@ VOL 9
ON SEP 15, 2017
The title, talk and audio says it all.