Free Expression on Campus: What the Authors of 4 Books Are Saying About This Hot Controversy

March 15, 2017

By Luther Spoehr at History News Network

Throughout American history, every genuinely progressive reform movement has found free speech to be its friend.  This is notably true of the abolitionist movement and then the civil rights movement.  And it has been especially true of student movements—most prominently, the aptly-named Free Speech Movement at Berkeley in 1964...