Re: [Discuss-sudbury-model] democratically run universities?

From: David Rovner <rovners_at_netvision.net.il>
Date: Sat Nov 22 05:57:00 2003

On Saturday, November 22, 2003 4:40 AM Ardeshir Mehta"
<ardeshir_at_sympatico.ca> wrote:

> I doubt that there is a single university of a democratic nature
> anywhere in the world, for the simple reason that in every country,
> universities are important as fountainheads of authority for the
> Establishment, which is by its very nature anti-democratic.
>
> If a truly democratic university were founded, I am sure there would be
> so much opposition to it that it would be forced to close very shortly
> thereafter for lack of support - financial, political and academic.
>
> Cheers!

I cannot understand how after such a "painfull" information, you can still
write "cheers !" ? :)))

~ David
Received on Sat Nov 22 2003 - 05:56:57 EST

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