Perhaps it is not too surprising that Democrats want to ban alternative forms of expression other than their own, particularly on college campuses. What is mystifying is the degree to which Republicans want to help them do it.
Topic: free speech
University of Michigan changed its free speech policies after the Department of Justice announced its support of a lawsuit against the university.
Indiana University, located in Bloomington, Indiana (a red state), only hosted four conservative speakers during the last academic year.
Georgia became the ninth state to pass a law banning “free speech zones” on college campuses.
Apparently, disrupting a guest speaker from addressing the intended audience at the City University of New York (CUNY) at its School of Law is acceptable.
Liberty University’s president may have killed a story by college journalists over covering a quote of his in an article about left-wing evangelicals protesting at the university.
Florida signed a bill into law that banned ‘free speech zones,’ which protects students’ freedom of speech on college campuses, and became the ninth state to pass this type of law.
Over half of college students believe that “hate speech” should not be protected speech under the 1st Amendment, according to a Gallup/Knight Foundation survey.
DePaul University nixed a speech application by conservative students because their speaker, Steve Crowder, makes fun of liberal ideology on YouTube.
Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville settled a $10,000 lawsuit with the College Republicans chapter over freedom of speech on the college campus.