Republicans Introduce Bill to Eliminate Speech Codes at NH Colleges

December 29, 2015

By Anthony Hennen at Red Alert Politics

The largest newspaper in New Hampshire has endorsed the elimination of campus speech codes.

The New Hampshire Union Leader on Sunday supported no speech codes for the University System of New Hampshire if “the university system expects its students to learn anything.”

Recent campus controversies and protests from Yale to Missouri to Oberlin College have pushed free speech concerns and the role of a university education to the forefront of debate. Students, concerned that university administrations have not done enough to address racism and other issues, have protested and called for limitations on speech and expression in favor of sensitivity or avoiding “offensive” speech...

Schools: University of New Hampshire University of Missouri – Columbia Yale University