Bias Response Taskforce: Bias and Free Speech

Category: Policies on Bias and Hate Speech School: Montclair State University Statement Rating: Yellow Last updated: October 11, 2017

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Students are encouraged to report all types of bias-related incidents precipitated by intolerant behaviors

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A bias incident is conduct, speech, or expression that is motivated by bias or prejudice but doesn’t involve a criminal act. Bias incidents may, however, violate campus codes or policies.

Free Speech does not include language that is aimed at achieving results of violence or criminal acts and is likely to achieve it.

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