EDITORIAL: We didn’t start the FIRE: Future of free speech at stake

March 25, 2008

When he spoke here earlier this month, Foundation for Individual Rights in Education founder Harvey Silverglate proclaimed that free speech, parody and vigorous debate have died in American higher education. Free speech may not be completely dead on this campus, but the administration's disregard for the voice of its faculty members means free speech is in serious jeopardy...