The Academic Campaign Against Free Speech

October 4, 2014

By Frank Vernuccio at

From one end of the nation to the other, the most fundamental portion of the Bill of Rights, the right to freedom of speech and assembly, is under persistent, sustained, and serious attack at our academic institutions.

The particular targets of this assault tend to be those students who express traditional beliefs in patriotism, faith, and liberty. Systematic methods are employed by colleges to restrict First Amendment rights...

Cases: FIRE’s Stand Up For Speech Litigation Project