FIRE Press Release Scores Federal Speech Code Standards

May 10, 2013

Never, never, think that it can’t get any worse.  If you thought you’d seen the limits, you haven’t.  Read this press release from FIRE and then hope that you’ll wake up.  Except that you won’t:  apparently the U.S. Department of Justice actually likes the outrageous sexual harassment guidelines of the Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights (OCR), and has now applied them uniformly to higher educational institutions nationwide...

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