News Coverage about the Controversy over the Convicted Asbestos Criminal Stephan Schmidheiny’s Honorary Degree from Yale

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News Coverage of Controversy over the Convicted Asbestos Criminal Stephan Schmidheiny’s Honorary Degree from Yale

Special thanks to Chris Meisenkothen and Stoneybrook History Prof. Chris Sellers who created the list.

September 2013:

Yale Daily News - September 8, 2013 - http://yaledailynews.com/magazine/2013/09/08/a-toxic-legacy/

The Hartford Courant - September 27, 2013

Corporate Crime Reporter - September 30, 2013 -http://www.corporatecrimereporter.com/news/200/schmidheinyyale09302013/

October 2013:

Connecticut Law Tribune - October 4, 2013 - http://www.ctlawtribune.com/search-results-layout-page?query=Schmidheiny&publication=Connecticut

The Hartford Courant - October 19, 2013 - http://www.courant.com/business/hc-haar-yale-schmidheiny-asbestos-20131019,0,2935482.column

Corporate Crime Reporter - October 23, 2013 - http://www.corporatecrimereporter.com/news/200/nrdc-president-frances-beinecke-yale-and-stephan-schmidheiny/

December 2013:

www.AlessandriaNews.it (Italian-language news site) – December 12, 2013

www.NoviOnline.net (Italian-language news site) – December 12, 2013

La Stampa (national paper in Italy) – December 12, 2013 - “Schmidheiny pago Yale per la laurea ad honorem”

Il Monferrato (regional paper in Casale Monferrato, Italy) – December 13, 2013

www.CasaleNews.it (Italian-language news site covering Casale Monferrato) – December 18, 2013

National Public Radio (WNPR, Connecticut) - December 23, 2013 (with audio) - http://wnpr.org/post/asbestos-victims-ask-yale-revoke-honorary-degree

Il Monferrato - December 25, 2013

www.CasaleNews.it - December 27, 2013

January 2014:

National Public Radio (WNPR, Connecticut) - January 2, 2014 (with audio) - http://wnpr.org/post/asbestos-scandal-reaches-yale-mind-psychopath

Connecticut Law Tribune - January 3, 2014 - http://www.ctlawtribune.com/search-results-layout-page?query=Schmidheiny&publication=Connecticu

El Pais (national paper in Brazil) – January 6, 2014 -

http://internacional.elpais.com/internacional/2014/01/06/actualidad/1389007120_928954.html

The Hartford Courant - January 6, 2014 - http://www.courant.com/business/hc-haar-yale-schmidheiny-donations-20140106,0,865927.column

February 2014:

Yale Daily News - February 14, 2014 - http://yaledailynews.com/blog/video/questions-of-honor/

March 2014:

New Haven Register (picked up by Associated Press and reprinted nationally and internationally) – March 4, 2014 -http://www.nhregister.com/general-news/20140304/yale-urged-to-pull-honorary-degree-over-italy-asbestos-death

ABC News - March 5, 2014 - http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/yale-caught-dispute-honorary-degree-22779926

The Washington Times - March 5, 2014 - http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2014/mar/5/yale-caught-up-in-dispute-over-honorary-degree/

The Daily Mail (national paper in U.K.) – March 5, 2014 -  http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2573736/Asbestos-poisoning-victims-want-Yale-honor-revoked.html

National Public Radio (WNPR, Connecticut) - March 6, 2014 (with audio and video) -http://wnpr.org/post/presidential-visit-arguments-over-license-plate-database

New Haven Register - March 29, 2014 - http://www.nhregister.com/general-news/20140329/yale-faces-mounting-pressure-from-asbestos-victims-to-revoke-honorary-degree

April 2014:

Yale Daily News - April 4, 2014 (with audio and video) - http://yaledailynews.com/weekend/2014/04/04/on-whose-honor/

May 2014:

New Haven Register - May 23, 2014 - http://www.nhregister.com/general-news/20140523/alumni-petition-demands-yale-revoke-1996-honorary-degree

Yale Daily News - May 25, 2014 - http://yaledailynews.com/crosscampus/2014/05/25/alumni-call-for-revoking-of-schmidheiny-degree/

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