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U.S. State Department pledges to smooth visa path for academics

Chronicle of Higher Education
14 January 2010

The U. S. Department of State intends to help promote a "marketplace of ideas" by addressing "ideological exclusion" in the granting of visas, according to a letter released on 13 January by the American Association of University Professors, the PEN American Center, and the American Civil Liberties Union.

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