Cancelled for social justice? Abby was a PhD student who ran into a problem in academia called p-hacking and theorizing the hypothesis after working to get the right results. She tells her story of having to end her studies after a genuine interest in researching the social justice issue of sex- and gender-based violence.
Last year, as a PhD student in Social Psychology, I declined to continue engaging in a data manipulation tactic called p-hacking. In retaliation, my then-PhD adviser unilaterally— and unlawfully— removed me from the program. This is my rebuttal: https://t.co/rPfzzWGrFY
— Abby (@abbynissenbaum) December 21, 2020
It turns out that this document she had up telling her story, listed in her tweet (above), has been removed by Google, but I will link to it: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Lm__vaFYWrg3lhnooMz2lRLwv680n7yjLci0eASIobk/