"We're Alright, Jack," Says David Montgomery to the Left
In a rambling presentation at the conference of the Organization of American Historians, David Montgomery (a former president of the OAH) holds forth on"Defending Historians' Academic Freedom in Our Own Times." He identifies the following as the main villains: classicists, the Academic Bill of Rights, conservative-oriented private foundations, cuts in government spending, and even critics of Women's Studies.
He continues his track record, however, of ignoring threats to academic freedom posed by the left, including speech codes. Listen here.