Stifling Dissent

By Megan McArdle

Here's a good way to protest against perceived malfeasance at the University of East Anglia:  death threats.  Because nothing says "I have a committment to the spirit of open inquiry" like threatening to kill people on the other side of the debate.

This article available online at:

http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2009/12/stifling-dissent/31735/