NYU on Mohammed Cartoons: Discuss, but Don’t Look

April 3, 2006

by Nathan Burchfiel

Cybercast News Service

New York University administrators on March 29 banned the display of cartoons satirizing the Muslim prophet Mohammed but did so during a forum held to discuss the controversy over the cartoons. As a result, the president of a free speech advocacy group calls the decision to censor the cartoons "one of the most frustrating" arguments he has ever heard...

Schools: New York University Cases: New York University: Suppression of Discussion of Mohammed Cartoons Topic: Campuses Attempt to Censor Publication of Depictions of Mohammed