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Commencement Speeches We Will Never Hear

June 20, 2014

By Phil Hardwick at Mississippi Business Journal 

The 2014 graduation season will be remembered for speeches not made. And that is not a good thing. It is not new for students to protest against the selection of graduation speakers. During the 1960’s, students spoke out and criticized at graduation ceremonies to protest the U.S. involvement in Vietnam. Things settled down for a decade or so, but lately the protests have become news again...

Cases: Nationwide: Colleges Across the Country Disinvite Commencement Speakers