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Free speech at Louisiana universities? It’s never too late to start: James Varney

December 30, 2012

by James Varney

The Times-Picayune

 

Here's a New Year's wish for 2013: this year, on the 222nd anniversary of the Bill of Rights' ratification, Louisiana colleges and universities will honor the freedom of speech. Thus far, unfortunately, defending the First Amendment is not a resolution many Louisiana schools of higher learning have kept...

Schools: Southeastern Louisiana University Mississippi State University University of Mississippi Tulane University Northwestern State University

NOTE: The article excerpted on this page is from an outside publication and is posted on FIRE's website because it references FIRE's work. The viewpoints expressed in this article do not necessarily represent FIRE's positions.

Free speech at Louisiana universities? It’s never too late to start: James Varney

December 30, 2012

Here's a New Year's wish for 2013: this year, on the 222nd anniversary of the Bill of Rights' ratification, Louisiana colleges and universities will honor the freedom of speech. Thus far, unfortunately, defending the First Amendment is not a resolution many Louisiana schools of higher learning have kept...

Schools: Southeastern Louisiana University Mississippi State University University of Mississippi Tulane University Northwestern State University