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Censored Obama insult: Prof. slashes Free Speech on Texas campus with box cutter

September 25, 2011

Since 9/11, box cutters have had a bad name. In 9/11, it was life that was at risk, now at Sam Houston University (SHSU) in Texas, it is  liberty, Freedom of Speech, that has been literally slashed away - by a box cutter in the hand of a professor...

Schools: Sam Houston State University Cases: Sam Houston State University: Faculty Member Takes Box Cutter to Students’ Free Speech Wall; Police Threaten Students with Misdemeanor