‘Can We Take a Joke’ Documentary Screened on College Campuses this Fall

September 6, 2015

By Meghan Keenan at Red Alert Politics

Can college students still take a joke?

Chris Rock and Jerry Seinfeld both said they were done performing on college campuses this year because students are “way too conservative” and “pc.”

This fall, the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) will host screenings of documentary “Can We Take a Joke?” on college campuses across the country.

“Comedy helps to highlight social trends, current events, politics, and more, thereby opening new opportunities for dialogue,” FIRE’s Alisha Glennon writes. “By exposing current threats to comedic expression, FIRE hopes to support comedy’s vital role in our society...