Campus mobs muzzle free speech: Our view

May 1, 2017

By USA Today, Editorial Board at USA Today

Respect for free speech is withering on campus.

At Claremont McKenna College in California, protesters blocked the doors to a lecture hall preventing conservative author Heather Mac Donald from speaking. At Middlebury College in Vermont, a professor accompanying libertarian author Charles Murray was injured by an angry mob. At the University of California-Berkeley and its surrounding community, protests against scheduled speakers have turned ugly...