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From the Editor's Desk: The New Chancellor and You (p. 3)

CUNY News in Brief (p. 5)

Guest Columnist: People of Color Are Losing the Vote, Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan (p. 9)

Guest Columnist: When a University Hospital Backs a Surgical Robot, Controversy Ensues, Charles Ornstein (p. 10)

Social Illness: Reactions to Patient’s Tweets Broach a Brave New World of Health Visibility, Collette Sosnowy (p. 13)

Academic Freedom and the Boycott, Kristofer Petersen-Overton (p. 15)

Not Backing Down: Protests at City College over Morales/Shakur Expose CUNY at Its Most Oppressive, Michael Stivers (p. 18)

This Article Is Banned by the CUNY Policy on Expressive Conduct, Stefanie A. Jones and Dominique Nisperos (p. 24)

Book Review: Has the Threat of Overpopulation Been Neutralized?, Russ Wellen (p. 27)

Film Review: Spike Jonze is a Jackass, Christina Nadler (p. 32)

Theater Review: Repertory on Broadway, Classic/Modern, Dan Venning (p. 36)

Art Review: Davos Syndrome at the Met Museum, Michael Busch (p. 43)

Ask Harriet: Ex Is Still Marking the Spot, Harriet Zanzibar (p. 46)

News from the Doctoral Students’ Council: The Call Is Out for New DSC Reps (p. 47)

Ph.D. Comics, Jorge Cham (p. 48)



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