Free Speech Above All

May 10, 2016

By Colleen Flaherty at Inside Higher Ed

The University of Minnesota at Twin Cities is considering a set of statements on free speech that, if passed, could be the strongest such affirmation seen on any campus. Yet the statements’ future is uncertain, given concerns — especially those from students — about free speech being “paramount” to other values. At the same time, it’s unclear whether free expression can truly be protected without declaring it paramount…

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Schools: University of Minnesota University of Chicago