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Free speech and higher ed

May 9, 2011

Having the right to Freedom of Speech, as codified in the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, is fundamental to being an American. Yet on our college campuses, places where scholars would argue that freedom of speech should be most fully exercised, freedom of speech often is most limited...