Democratic Lawmaker Defends Anti-Christian Campus Policies At Hearing

June 3, 2015

By Greg Piper at The College Fix

‘Every Christian group has to be a Unitarian group’

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Everyone hates free speech zones.

Controversial policies instituted by Vanderbilt University and the California State University system in the name of tolerance and diversity, however, have defenders in the halls of Congress, as evidenced at a Tuesday hearing on Capitol Hill.

The House Judiciary Committee’s Constitution subcommittee delved into university efforts to limit students’ First Amendment rights, including their freedom to associate, but had few concrete answers on what Congress should do in response.

According to First Amendment lawyer and “free speech feminist” Wendy Kaminer, who testified before lawmakers, the legislative branch should do little more than monitor the “out of control” Department of Education for its speech-related directives toward colleges...