Inside the Bizarre Right-Wing Political Correctness Movement That Threatens Free Speech

November 14, 2015

By Zaid Jilani at AlterNet 

Raucous protests at the University of Missouri, Ithaca College and Yale have highlighted the tension between students who desire a tolerant campus and the American value of free speech.

Most of the discussion about these events in the media portrays a struggle between left-wing students and administrators trying to implement diversity and speech codes versus right-wing students and administrators trying to protect certain kinds of speech...

Schools: Oakton Community College Hampton University Indiana University South Bend University of Missouri – Columbia Yale University Cases: University of Missouri: Policing of “Hurtful” Speech Yale University: Protesters at Yale Threaten Free Speech, Demand Apologies and Resignations from Faculty Members Over Halloween Email Oakton Community College: Faculty Member Sent Cease-and-Desist Letter for “May Day” Email Indiana University South Bend: Student Sanctioned for ‘Vagina Monologues’ Interview Hampton University: Gay and Lesbian Student Group Denied Recognition Without Explanation