Schools Mend Their Repressive Ways

July 8, 2015

By Bob Kellogg at OneNewsNow

Two schools in different states – each with the same problem: speech codes and policies that prohibit student free speech – have seen the error of their ways.

Students at Dixie State University in Utah filed a suit after they were told their flyers depicting two former U.S. presidents along with an image of Cuban revolutionary Che Guevara "disparaged" the former chief executives. Catherine Sevcenko of theFoundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) says the students contacted them for help...

Schools: Dixie State University California State Polytechnic University – Pomona Cases: California State Polytechnic University, Pomona – Stand Up For Speech Lawsuit Dixie State University – Stand Up For Speech Lawsuit FIRE’s Stand Up For Speech Litigation Project