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Diverse coalition urges Department of Education to protect freedom of speech on campus

By January 6, 2012

The concept of freedom of speech is a great uniting idea in the United States. Although many are quick to find an exception when it's their own ox being gored (what the celebrated civil libertarian Nat Hentoff called, in his famous book, Free Speech for Me--But Not for Thee), individual rights are so important to almost all of us that you'll be hard pressed to find a significant constituency for repealing the Bill of Rights...