花費公帑，理應為其分配和運用負責；但這不是表示隨時歡迎對院校自治權的侵犯和介入。… Continue reading
I want to start by offering my definitions of academic freedom and institutional autonomy. The terms have been used, sometimes incorrectly, to describe recent events in Hong Kong. People sometimes use the two terms interchangeably but in my opinion, their meanings are different, and they should be used carefully. My job, and that of other people like me, is to articulate what we mean by these concepts and why they are important.