A student group’s satirical posters mocking anti-immigrant attitudes were torn down and reported to administrators.

A student group’s satirical posters mocking anti-immigrant attitudes were torn down and reported to administrators. Read more


Kennesaw State removed commissioned artwork from the grand opening of its new Museum of Art for weeks because it didn’t fit the event’s “celebratory” nature.

Kennesaw State removed commissioned artwork from the grand opening of its new Museum of Art for weeks because it didn’t fit the event’s “celebratory” nature. Read more


Brandeis University canceled Buyer Beware, a play about Lenny Bruce, because theater faculty “considered the challenging issues it raised” and “felt that more time was needed to produce the play appropriately.”

Brandeis University canceled Buyer Beware, a play about Lenny Bruce, because theater faculty “considered the challenging issues it raised” and “felt that more time was needed to produce the play appropriately.” Read more


A performance of the play Corpus Christi, which portrays Jesus as a gay man, was canceled after calls for censorship and security threats.

A performance of the play Corpus Christi, which portrays Jesus as a gay man, was canceled after calls for censorship and security threats. Read more


A professor’s artwork depicting political figures engaging in sexual activity was rejected from a faculty art exhibition because it was “too controversial.”

A professor’s artwork depicting political figures engaging in sexual activity was rejected from a faculty art exhibition because it was “too controversial.” Read more


UW censored a professor’s Firefly poster as well as his poster about fascism, which mocked the censorship of his original poster.

UW censored a professor’s Firefly poster as well as his poster about fascism, which mocked the censorship of his original poster. Read more


Artwork depicting torch-wielding Ku Klux Klan members and a lynching superimposed onto the Confederate flag was removed from an art exhibition.

Artwork depicting torch-wielding Ku Klux Klan members and a lynching superimposed onto the Confederate flag was removed from an art exhibition. Read more


A professor was required to remove his artwork — a Ku Klux Klan robe covered in newspaper images of racial violence — from an open area of campus.

A professor was required to remove his artwork — a Ku Klux Klan robe covered in newspaper images of racial violence — from an open area of campus. Read more


The university’s president ordered paintings to be removed from a campus art gallery, despite objections from the exhibition’s curator, after it was discovered the painter is a convicted sex offender.

The university’s president ordered paintings to be removed from a campus art gallery, despite objections from the exhibition’s curator, after it was discovered the painter is a convicted sex offender. Read more


Saint Mary’s University fired an adjunct professor after he worked with the drama department to put on an authentic production of the play Medea.

Saint Mary’s University fired an adjunct professor after he worked with the drama department to put on an authentic production of the play Medea. Read more


CSULB canceled a scheduled performance of the play N*GGER WETB*CK CH*NK (N*W*C*) due to its provocative content.

CSULB canceled a scheduled performance of the play N*GGER WETB*CK CH*NK (N*W*C*) due to its provocative content.   Read more


Washington State University endorsed hecklers who disrupted a student’s production of his play Passion of the Musical.

Washington State University endorsed hecklers who disrupted a student’s production of his play Passion of the Musical. Read more


A student was not allowed to display his senior art exhibit on Islamic extremism because it “did not promote cultural diversity.”

A student was not allowed to display his senior art exhibit on Islamic extremism because it “did not promote cultural diversity.” Read more


Administrators took down a student’s anti-street harassment display, citing a policy prohibiting “hate speech” and “profane/vulgar language.”

Summary: Administrators took down a student’s anti-street harassment display, citing a policy prohibiting “hate speech” and “profane/vulgar language.” Read more


An exhibit featuring Ku Klux Klan and World War II imagery was temporarily closed, and later hidden partially behind drapes, in response to student complaints.

An exhibit featuring Ku Klux Klan and World War II imagery was temporarily closed, and later hidden partially behind drapes, in response to student complaints. Read more


UW decided that two historical paintings depicting the fur trade between Native Americans and white traders would be removed due to the potential “harmful effect.”

UW decided that two historical paintings depicting the fur trade between Native Americans and white traders would be removed due to the potential “harmful effect.” Read more


Winthrop threatened a student with suspension and expulsion over her involvement in an anti-lynching art display.

Winthrop threatened a student with suspension and expulsion over her involvement in an anti-lynching art display. Read more


A student’s exhibition featuring artwork by Palestinian teenagers was removed by Brandeis administrators over complaints that it was “one-sided.”

A student’s exhibition featuring artwork by Palestinian teenagers was removed by Brandeis administrators over complaints that it was “one-sided.” Read more


Administrators demanded a professor remove parts of an anti-Trump art installation and later launched a Title IX investigation against him due to his artwork.

Summary: Administrators demanded a professor remove parts of an anti-Trump art installation and later launched a Title IX investigation against him due to his artwork. Read more


A student’s “black only” and “white only” posters, which were intended to draw attention to racism, were removed by campus police and investigated.

A student’s “black only” and “white only” posters, which were intended to draw attention to racism, were removed by campus police and investigated. Read more


A student’s depiction of three professors was rejected from a Women’s History Month festival because administrators considered it “controversial.”

A student’s depiction of three professors was rejected from a Women’s History Month festival because administrators considered it “controversial.” Read more