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by Bob Kellogg
One of America's greatest freedoms is the right to free speech. Nonetheless, the government is mandating broader speech codes for universities that threaten that fundamental right
The mandated speech codes from the Departments of Justice and Education are shocking, according to Robert Shibley of the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education. He says the proposed speech codes make virtually every student in America guilty of sexual harassment...