- When US bars its door to foreign scholars
When US bars its door to foreign scholars
Concern is mounting that the US government is using antiterror laws–namely, the Patriot Act–to revive a now-discredited practice common during the cold war: the prevention of foreign intellectuals who are critical of administration policies from entering the country and sharing their views with Americans. >> Read the story
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